Joshua LeLand

Josh Leland leads the Blockchain for Development Solutions Lab at Chemonics International, a leading international development consulting firm based in Washington, DC. Launched in 2016, the Lab partners with blockchain innovators to design, test, and scale blockchain solutions to reduce poverty, strengthen supply chain management, and improve foreign aid effectiveness. A seasoned development practitioner with experience working in Africa, Europe and Eurasia, and Asia, Mr. Leland also leads the company’s Corporate Partnerships Practice that advises and supports leading multi-national corporations and private foundations on sustainability and social impact solutions. He has an MBA from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago, with a focus on entrepreneurship, corporate strategy, and economics, and a BA in history from Bates College in Maine.

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