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Matthew Forti

Matthew Forti

Managing Director of One Acre Fund

Matthew Forti is the Managing Director of One Acre Fund, now the largest nonprofit social enterprise working exclusively to improve the yields, incomes, and resilience of over 2 million African subsistence farmers.  Matt played an instrumental role in One Acre Fund’s founding, helping to raise seed capital and becoming its inaugural Board Chair.  Today Matt coordinates the organization’s global operations, including partnership and business development, corporate finance, monitoring & evaluation, and the organization’s governing boards.  Prior, Matt was a Manager at the Bridgespan Group, co-heading its performance measurement practice and working in the global development practice area.  Matt received his MBA with distinction from the Kellogg School of Management and BA summa cum laude from Northwestern University.  Matt writes extensively on the topic of performance measurement, including through a blog series for Stanford Social Innovation Review.  

Matthew Forti

Matthew Forti

Managing Director of One Acre Fund

Matthew Forti is the Managing Director of One Acre Fund, now the largest nonprofit social enterprise working exclusively to improve the yields, incomes, and resilience of over 2 million African subsistence farmers.  Matt played an instrumental role in One Acre Fund’s founding, helping to raise seed capital and becoming its inaugural Board Chair.  Today Matt coordinates the organization’s global operations, including partnership and business development, corporate finance, monitoring & evaluation, and the organization’s governing boards.  Prior, Matt was a Manager at the Bridgespan Group, co-heading its performance measurement practice and working in the global development practice area.  Matt received his MBA with distinction from the Kellogg School of Management and BA summa cum laude from Northwestern University.  Matt writes extensively on the topic of performance measurement, including through a blog series for Stanford Social Innovation Review.