Executive Director of the Bank Information Center (BIC)
Chad Dobson joined the Bank Information Center (BIC) as its new Executive Director on December 10, 2007. Chad founded BIC in 1987 and was its Executive Director until 1996. He then founded and directed the Consumers Choice Council to protect labeling systems (organic, fair trade, Marine Stewardship Council, Forest Stewardship Council) during the initial development of the World Trade Organization. At Oxfam America, where he was Director of Policy since 2003, Chad was responsible for developing the organization’s Washington presence and his portfolio included the Fair Trade campaign, extractive industries work and policy and advocacy activity associated with humanitarian relief.