As Vice President in DAI’s Development Partners Group, Luqman Ahmad is responsible for three technical business areas that cut across our U.S. Government, U.K. Government, and European Union customer businesses. Providing strategic direction and support, Luqman is responsible for growing our Climate, Health, and Development Finance business segments with both traditional and new customers.

Luqman has more than 20 years of experience advising on economic growth and government reform and has served in managerial, leadership, and technical roles. As a consultant, he has worked with clients in more than 20 countries, designing policies, programs, and interventions that have improved lives by making economies stronger and governments more effective. In his various leadership and management roles, he has overseen programs covering a range of areas including market development, investment climate reform, labor market and skills development, inclusive economic growth, and economic governance.

Prior to joining DAI, Luqman spent 10 years at Adam Smith International (ASI), including serving as Director for Inclusive Economic Growth, Executive Director for Business Growth, and finally as Chief Operating Officer. Before joining ASI, he spent 12 years in Sub-Saharan Africa consulting on private sector development, extractive industries governance, and broader economic growth programs.



Juan Estrada-Valle

Juan Estrada-Valle is an international expert in agriculture, trade, investment, and stability.

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