Our Team

Davis John Abraham

Director of Global Programs

Davis manages the Center’s strategic global investments and oversees impact evaluations and reporting for all global philanthropy. This includes programs to deliver tools, resources and support to help microentrepreneurs grow their businesses. Prior to joining MasterCard, Davis directed fundraising and grants management for the NuHealth Foundation, a community-based healthcare foundation.  He also previously served as a director at Changing Our World, a management consulting firm that advises corporations and non-profits on how to structure and design their grant-making programs. His clients included the Rainforest Alliance, Aid for Africa, Green Templeton College of Oxford University, PepsiCo and United Way Worldwide.   Davis is an adjunct professor at Pace University where he teaches courses in international affairs and politics. He holds an M.S. from the NYU Center for Global Affairs and a B.A. in Computer Science and Political Science from Pace University.