Our Specialists.

Director, Corporate Partnerships Joshua Leland

Joshua Leland is an international development with more than 15 years of experience creating partnerships to design and deliver solutions to complex international development and sustainability challenges. During his career, he has led or supported numerous development initiatives across Africa, Asia, and Central and Eastern Europe. As managing director for the Diversified Growth Unit at Chemonics, Mr. Leland leads Chemonics’ efforts to collaborate with U.K donors and the private sector to promote sustainable development, create shared value, and deliver greater social impact. He also currently manages the Blockchain for Development Solutions Lab that identifies, tests, and scales blockchain solutions to combat poverty, improve humanitarian supply chain management and increase aid effectiveness. Mr. Leland holds an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a B.A. in history from Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.