John Fay is a consultant and entrepreneur with more than 15 years of experience designing and implementing market-led development projects in southern Africa. He is the managing director of Shared Value Africa Services International, an outsourcing services and consulting company based in Lusaka, Zambia. Previously, he was the managing director of VITALITE Zambia, a community distribution and service company focused on making renewable energy products available and affordable. He previously worked for Cardno Emerging Markets and Investment Bank Riley FBR. John holds a Bachelor of Arts from Duke University, a Master of Business Administration from Cornell University, and a PhD from the University of Cape Town’s Graduate School of Business.