Louise Quy .
Managing Director, Chemonics UK Louise Quy
The Chemonics UK business (Chemonics Group UK Ltd) is led by Managing Director Louise Quy. Louise brings a wealth of expertise to her role as a passionate and strategic leader, with more than 20 years of progressive commercial and international development experience, working in international trade and development, banking, and professional services.
As managing director, Louise provides strategic vision, leadership, commercial acumen, and management to Chemonics’ UK headquarters and its portfolio of international programs. Passionate about combating climate change and violence against women, Louise currently serves as a trustee of WeForest and chair of Luminary Bakery.
Prior to joining Chemonics Louise worked at Crown Agents, firstly as part of a turnaround team and latterly as chief commercial officer and supply chain lead. In this role, Louise led Crown’s response on both their COVID-19 supply chain offer and their Ukraine response. Louise ensured continuity of programming, working with philanthropic partners, the UK government and Ukrainian ministries on their emergency response and reconstruction programs.
Formerly a senior manager at the multinational professional services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, Louise managed a large portfolio encompassing organizational change, commercial strategy and governance structures, mergers, acquisitions, corporate finance, and internal controls.
Louise received her Chartered Accountancy qualifications from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and holds a B.A. in history from Cardiff University.