Eight Monterey Institute graduate students recently departed for India, Nigeria, Tanzania and Vietnam as representatives of the new Frontier Market Scout Program, which is designed to connect local entrepreneurs with U.S. investors.
July 24, 2013
Location: Seattle, Washington
Village Capital Partner: Moving Worlds
Calvin is from the country near the West Virginia border in north-western Virginia. He grew up on a farm and was fortunate to travel at a young age. His first trip was an amazing program in Spain, and from then on it's been one crazy ride. Calvin graduated in 2011 from George Mason University and has completed a fellowship with Agora Partnerships and a consultancy with the Inter-American Development Bank.
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Eight Frontier Market Scouts have recently returned to the Monterey Institute after spending the summer working on social venture and impact investment projects in Turkey, Brazil, Colombia, Kenya, India and England.