ICGFM Board of Directors - Biography

KPMG, United States, Organization Member, Trevor Davies

Mr. Trevor Davies, Global Head, International Development Assistance Services Center of Excellence, KPMG LLP (US)

Trevor has more than 25 years of experience providing public-private partnerships, monitoring and evaluation, public financial management, economic development, and governance reform services to governments and development agencies. He currently leads KPMG’s International Development Assistance Services (IDAS) Center of Excellence and works across KPMG’s global network of member firms to bring insight from around the world to local clients. In this role, he leads a global team delivering insight and approaches on complex development issues for governments, development agencies, and philanthropic and civil society organizations. 

Previously, Trevor was the global lead partner for KPMG’s work with the United Nations and the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID). He has led many engagements for international development agencies, including DFID, UN agencies, NORAD, and the World Bank.  He has consulted on engagements in a wide range of countries, including Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Georgia, Guyana, Grenada, India, Jamaica, Malawi, Mozambique, Mongolia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Russia, Serbia, South Africa, Turks and Caicos Islands, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

Trevor has acted as reform adviser in the office of the President of Guyana, and the Prime Ministers of Grenada and Jamaica. He also served as an adviser to the South African Provincial Review Commission. He has led poverty alleviation, economic development, PPP, and public sector reform projects in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean. In recent years, he has focused on major change programs in post conflict and fragile states. Trevor is a Member of the Board of Advisors on the Sustainable Entrepreneurship MBA at the University of Vermont.