Beth Collins, Catholic Relief Services’ Director of Impact Investing, has a 30-year executive leadership career with global experience spanning corporate, nonprofit and NGO sectors throughout Africa, the Middle East, Southeast Asia and other emerging market regions. Beth worked for over 15 years in the private sector, starting and leading new entertainment and media ventures as senior vice president at Talk Media and vice president at Universal Pictures and Walt Disney Theatrical Productions. Early in her career, she was an associate at a New York-based leveraged buyout firm. In 2003, Beth joined the Clinton Foundation as its first Rwanda country director. Her work in Rwanda is profiled in “The Power of Philanthropy,” a Fortune Magazine article on President Clinton. Upon returning to the U.S., lead new strategic initiatives, including the Clinton Global Initiative’s $100-million call to action for Haiti. Following her time with the Foundation, Beth served as a strategic advisor to a diverse range of public and private sector clients including Merck & Co., Qiagen, Paramount Pictures, Keep a Child Alive, HRH Prince Faisal of Jordan’s Generations for Peace and the USC School of Film & Television. Beth holds a B.A. in international studies from Miami University and an MBA in finance from NYU.