Lynn Eisenhart

Lynn Eisenhart

Deputy Director, Strategic Investment Fund

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Lynn Eisenhart is a Deputy Director at the Gates Foundation's Strategic Investment Fund. She was previously a strategic advisor to Melinda Gates, and also spent 7 years on the Financial Services for the Poor team at the Gates Foundation, working to provide unbanked individuals with mobile financial services in Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan.

Prior to joining the Gates Foundation in 2011, Lynn worked in corporate business development at T-Mobile, in retail banking and payments at Washington Mutual (now JP Morgan Chase) and also as a management consultant at Accenture. Lynn received her BS degree in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and her MBA from Yale University.