Chris RowlandsChris has over 15 years of experience within the private sector and international development, having worked across banking, business consulting, rural development, renewable energy and financial inclusion sectors. Chris currently leads VisionFund International’s Finance 4 Employment (F4E) program which supports small and growing businesses (SGBs) in the ‘missing middle’ with finance and business coaching to help them grow more sustainably and create employment in low income communities.  With an emphasis on gender lens investing, this program currently serves over 1,500 clients in Myanmar, Ghana and Mexico, 56% of whom are women, disbursing over $12 million since 2018.