Jackson Ireland has over 18 years of experience leading operational strategy and business process optimization for international development firms both in the US and abroad. He has expertise in providing financial and administrative management for non- and for-profit organizations funded by clients including the US Agency for International Development (USAID), the UK Department for International Development (DFID), and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.
From 2010 to 2018, Mr. Ireland served as the Chief Financial Officer for the Partnership for Supply Chain Management (PFSCM), a nonprofit consortium with an annual budget of over $1 billion focused on the design and deployment of procurement and logistics solutions for public health programs worldwide. In this role, he was responsible for organizing and directing accounting, contracts, finance, information systems, human resources, and facilities activities.
Prior to taking up his role with PFSCM, Mr. Ireland led operations management for Banyan Global, a consulting firm working on market-driven private sector growth in developing and transitional economies. Mr. Ireland spent two years in Kabul managing grants and NGO capacity building under USAID’s Rural Expansion of Afghanistan’s Community-Based Healthcare (REACH) program, and he began his international development career supporting contract and cooperative agreement administration at Management Science for Health in Boston.
Mr. Ireland holds a BA in Political Science from the University of Kentucky, a Master of Public Administration degree from Northeastern University, and an MBA from the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business.