Frédérique Irwin is a Director for the Center’s Impact Strategy team where she leads project development and implementation, and manages high-level partnerships with leading organizations in the social impact sector. She brings over 20 years cumulative experience in strategic management consulting, business development, strategic advisory, and entrepreneurship. Over the last decade she has run an organization to help women business owners lead and scale their companies, while also teaching business management at the Kogod School of Business at American University. She is a New Zealand Edmund Hillary Fellow, a global fellowship for impact entrepreneurs. She holds a Master of Business Administration from the Graduate School of Business at The College of William and Mary and a Bachelor of Arts in Russian studies from Davidson College. She is a dual citizen of the United States and European Union, is fluent in English, French, and Spanish, and conversant in Russian.
Managing Director, Impact Strategy