Blaine Stephens is COO of the MIX. He is responsible for the MIX’s global operations, ensuring relevant coverage of the microfinance market, managing MIX’s team of microfinance analysts, publishing and training widely on MFI performance and leading MIX’s efforts to standardize microfinance reporting. He brings training experience from the United Nations’s UNCDF Microfinance unit and retail microfinance experience from Al Amana, Morocco’s leading microfinance provider.
Blaine holds a B.A. in International Relations from Claremont McKenna College and a Masters of International Affairs from Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs.