Jesse Simmons

Jesse Simmons2018-08-19T04:21:10+00:00
Jesse Simmons
Jesse SimmonsSenior Analyst
Jesse Simmons is a Senior Investment Analyst at Align Impact, where he conducts due diligence on investment opportunities, including funds, direct deals, and alternative structures. Jesse also manages the graduate intern and student consulting programs, as well as the development of proprietary impact evaluation methodologies.

Jesse began his career at the World Bank, where he evaluated projects across Sub-Saharan Africa as part of the Development Effectiveness Team in the Africa Region. He has also worked at Dalberg Global Development Advisors, a mission driven consulting firm working to bring innovation to development, and as a consultant to Root Capital, a smallholder agricultural finance fund providing credit and training to rural farmers in the developing world. Jesse earned a Master of International Business from The Fletcher School at Tufts University, where he focused on International Business Strategy, Econometric Impact Evaluation, and Finance.