The USA welcomes the appointment of Ginger Lew, CEO, Three Oaks Investments LLC, to the Asia-Pacific Financial Cooperation (APEC) Enterprise Advisory Council (ABAC).
Ms. Lew and her ABAC counterparts from the opposite APEC economies will advise APEC Leaders on points affecting the continued development of the area’s financial system. On this position, Ms. Lew will present suggestions reflecting the attitude of U.S. stakeholders. ABAC, created in 1995, consists of as much as three enterprise representatives from every APEC financial system and is a key part of APEC’s multi-stakeholder strategy to commerce and financial insurance policies. ABAC meets all year long to debate coverage suggestions, undertakes actions to advertise commerce and funding, in addition to sustainable and inclusive development, and stories yearly to APEC Leaders.
Ms. Lew is a senior coverage advisor to I Squared Capital, a $34 billion international infrastructure fund based mostly in Miami, Florida. Ms. Lew can be an entrepreneur and was one of many co-founders and Managing Director of Dice Hydro Companions, a U.S. clear vitality firm based mostly in Bethesda, Maryland. She guided the corporate by an expansive acquisition interval and led vital regulatory and monetary negotiations all through the life cycle of the corporate. In October 2019, Dice Hydro was bought to Eagle Creek Renewable Power. She is at present CEO of Three Oaks Investments, which supplies consulting providers to U.S. and worldwide corporations.
Beforehand, Ms. Lew held plenty of roles in the USA authorities, together with most just lately because the White Home Nationwide Financial Council Senior Counselor, the place she led work on small enterprise, monetary and procurement reform insurance policies, innovation, and commercialization insurance policies. Ms. Lew has additionally served as Deputy Administrator and Chief Working Officer on the U.S. Small Enterprise Administration, Normal Counsel on the U.S. Division of Commerce, and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs on the U.S. Division of State. Ms. Lew has additionally served on quite a few company and never for revenue boards together with the Meyer Basis, the Smithsonian Institute, Asian Individuals for Advancing Justice, and the East West Middle. Ms. Lew served on the NASDAQ Itemizing and Listening to Evaluation Council for ten years as a member and Co-Chair. She is the Co-Founding father of the Affiliation of Asian American Funding Managers, a commerce group that promotes range and inclusion within the funding business.
For greater than 30 years, APEC has served because the premier financial platform for the USA to interact our regional companions on structural points to advance an financial and commerce structure that opens markets, promotes excessive requirements, and promotes sustainable and inclusive development.
For additional data, please contact the U.S. APEC Staff at DOSAPEC@state.gov.