Anastasia Gekis is a Senior Strategy Officer with the IFC. Anastasia supports the development of strategy in the manufacturing and services sectors and works on investments in the tourism and retail sectors. Anastasia has an MSc from the University of London and an MA from the University of Sussex. She has been with IFC for 7 years.
Although tourism plays a key role for developing countries, investment projects in these countries carry a high level of risk. This risk can only be borne via a long-term commitment and rigorous project selection. Continue Reading