David Edelstein leads Grameen Foundation’s global initiatives to create innovative and sustainable solutions to improve lives. Before joining Grameen Foundation, David worked for Microsoft designing business models to provide affordable technology products for people in emerging markets. David also worked in Brazil with the consulting firm McKinsey & Company, where he developed business strategies tailored to the needs of consumers and businesses in developing countries. Previously, David conducted economic analyses and evaluated public policy with the White House Council of Economic Advisers and with Resources for the Future. He holds a Master's degree in Economics and Public Policy from Princeton University and a Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science and Economics from Colby College.