Georgia Levenson Keohane is the President of the Navab Capital Partners (NCP) Foundation and Head of the firm's Responsible Investment and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Practice. She came to NCP from the the Pershing Square Foundation, where she was Executive Director.
Keohane's career has bridged the private and nonprofit sectors. A former McKinsey consultant, she has advised philanthropies, community development and finance organizations, educational entities, think tanks, impact investors and social purpose companies. From 2014-2016, Keohane directed New America's Program on Profits and Purpose, an initiative exploring how public-private partnerships, social entrepreneurship, innovation and finance can address some of our most pressing social and economic challenges. From 2011-2014, she was a Fellow at the Roosevelt Institute, where she worked on poverty and inequality, employment and job growth, and social entrepreneurship.
Keohane speaks and writes regularly on social and economic policy, and the role of business in society. She is the author of two award winning books, Capital and the Common Good: How Innovative Finance is Tackling the World's Most Urgent Problems (2016) and Social Entrepreneurship for the 21st Century: Innovation Across the Nonprofit, Private and Public Sectors (2013), and her work has appeared in the New York Times, Foreign Affairs, Time, the Harvard Business Review, and other publications.
Keohane is a Senior Fellow at New America, and serves on the boards of several nonprofit organizations. She holds a B.A. from Yale University, an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, and an M.Sc. from London School of Economics, where she was a Fulbright Scholar. Keohane lives in New York City with her husband and two daughters.
In The Media
Five Questions on Innovative Finance With Georgia Levenson Keohane
Capital and the Common Good: How Innovative Finance Is Tackling the World's Most Urgent Problems
Capital And The Common Good: An Interview With Georgia Levenson Keohane