Abigail leads the World Economic Forum's work on Impact Investing and New Economic Thinking. In particular, she is focused on how global economic systems, financial markets, and innovative policy mechanisms can create more inclusive societies. From 2010 until 2013, she served as the Head of Latin America and Africa for the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship. She received her B.A. in Economics from Tufts University, her Master’s in International Development (MPA/ID) from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, was a Global Leadership Fellow with the World Economic Forum and a Fulbright Scholar in Uruguay, where she studied democracy and economic development.