Scaling Feed the Future Innovations Through Market Systems
Richard Kohl is an international thought leader and practitioner in the scaling up of innovative social change programs. Kohl is the founder and principal of the Center for Large Scale Social Change LLC, which provides strategic thinking, process and system analysis, and thought partnership and training to support the scaling up of high-impact innovations. He has expertise and experience delivering these services in multiple sectors, including agriculture, health, education, early childhood development, rural poverty alleviation, women's empowerment, and livelihood training. Kohl has worked in over thirty countries, with particularly extensive experience in India, Nigeria, Brazil, China, South East Asia, and Central and East Africa. In addition to many social enterprises and NGOs, he has worked with, or for, a wide array of donors and foundations. Kohl holds a PhD in Economics from the University of California at Berkley and a BA with High Honors from Swarthmore College.