Flory Wilson joined B Lab as the Director of International Standards, focusing on the global impact investing rating system (GIIRS) in coordination with the B Lab team and the emerging markets standards advisory council. Previously, Ms. Wilson was a Senior International Economist in the Office of Investment Policy at the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) in Washington, D.C. At OPIC, she focused on measuring the developmental, social and environmental impacts of private sector-led investment in emerging markets. Ms. Wilson developed and implemented various impact assessment models for application across OPIC's $12 billion portfolio. She has extensive experience in the field, having conducted monitoring and evaluation visits of over 50 OPIC-supported projects in 26 different countries.
Prior to OPIC, Ms. Wilson established a new protocol for tracking international remittances from the U.S. to developing countries as an economist in the Balance of Payments division at the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), Department of Commerce. Ms. Wilson holds a M.A. in international relations from Johns Hopkins Nitze School for Advanced International Standards (SAIS), with a concentration in economics, and graduated cum laude from Colgate University with a B.A. in History and Economics.