In the off-grid energy market since 2007, Donn led the 12x expansion of d.light to bring modern light and power to over 50 million people in 62 countries, serving as Chairman & CEO. Since 2015, Donn has partnered with Acumen to develop and launch KawiSafi Ventures, a $100 million investment fund focused on energy access and diesel displacement in East Africa. He has led enactment of market-accelerating rural electrification policies and programs in Rwanda, Tanzania, Ethiopia and Sierra Leone, and has helped the World Bank and the Shell Foundation develop innovative new off-grid energy and climate-focused investment funds.Over 20 years as a CEO and director, Donn has led 2x-1x2 growth in four private equity-backed companies, and served as a director on six boards. Earlier in his career, Donn led Procter & Gamble’s fourth largest brand, $1 billion Folgers Coffee, to market leadership. Donn holds an MBA with Distinction from the University of Michigan and a BA with Distinction in economics from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Donn has been a member of Young Presidents Organization (YPO) since 2000.