MATT TRONIAK is a senior economic development, project / business management and finance specialist with more than 25 years of experience working with private and public sectors in emerging markets. In addition to running projects Mr. Troniak has hands on experience in conducting strategic planning, development, financing and administration of development projects as well as private sector projects and investments with a focus on Agricultural Development. He has held senior management positions (CEO, CFO, Managing Director, Director and Executive Director) in finance institutions such as banks, loan guarantee corporations, trust companies and MFIs, as well as government departments and private equity and venture capital funds. He assisted in implementing change management initiatives in USAID projects, SMEs, financial institutions focused on the delivery or expansion of dedicated MSME lending, agricultural lending and agricultural insurance programs, as well as bank down-scaling and investment banking programs (privatizations and IPOs).