Investment Officer Sub-Saharan Africa
Overseas Private Investment Corportation (OPIC)
Jamie Ekern is an investment officer for sub-Saharan Africa at the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). Prior to OPIC, she
worked as the assistant director of the Council on Foreign Relations’ Center for Preventive Action. In that role she managed programming
and publications on countries at risk of or recovering from violent conflict. She holds a M.S. in Foreign Service degree from Georgetown
University, and a B.A. in International Relations from Stanford University.