Appointed in July 2016, Laurie Spengler is President & CEO of Enclude, a global advisory firm dedicated to building inclusive, sustainable and prosperous local economies.
Laurie has over 25 years’ experience in strategy and transaction services, specifically capital raising, M&A, and private equity transactions. She has developed a particular expertise in structuring and launching investment vehicles that align different types of capital to allow operating enterprises, financial institutions and funds to generate positive social, environmental and development outcomes while delivering appropriate financial returns. Previously, Laurie was founder and CEO of Central European Advisory Group. She also worked as an attorney at White & Case. Among her active board engagements are the Executive Committee of the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs and she has recently been appointed to the UK National Advisory Board to the Global Social Impact Investment Steering Group, as established by the G8. Ms Spengler is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Laurie has a JD from Harvard University and an undergraduate degree from Stanford University.
Committee membership: People Development and Remuneration (Chair); Development Impact; Nominations.