Associate Director and manager , Rockefeller Foundation’s Program Venture Experiment
Jackie Khor is Associate Director and manager of the Rockefeller Foundation’s Program Venture Experiment (“ProVenEx”). ProVenEx is an investment fund within the Foundation that extends loan guarantees and makes program-related and private equity investments to catalyze private sector capital into underserved sectors and geographies. Jackie is responsible for making and managing ProVenEx investments and private sector partnerships in the following sectors that reflect the Foundation’s thematic programs: agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa, global public health, inner city employment and community development in the US, and the arts and culture. Prior to joining the Rockefeller Foundation, Jackie was Director of the New York City Partnership’s Employment Program. She was previously a Vice President in Lehman Brothers’ public finance investment banking unit in New York and San Francisco. She also worked in mergers and acquisitions consulting to the insurance industry. She has a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley and a Master’s degree in Public and Private Management from the Yale School of Management.