Orin Hasson, Board Observer
Orin Hasson is the representative from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) on the Board of Directors at Babban Gona. At BMGF, he is a Program Officer on the agricultural development team and he manages grants which are focused on linking smallholder farmers to markets. Orin has lived in Israel, the UK, Afghanistan and Turkey, and has designed and implemented development programs on behalf of USAID, DfID, EBRD and the World Bank. He holds an MA in Conflict, Security and Development from the War Department of King’s College London as well as an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.