Lizann Prosser, Former Deloitte Director, Named New President of Crown Agents USA, Inc.By Crown Agents Usa Inc., PRNE
Sunday, May 9, 2010
WASHINGTON, May 10, 2010 - Crown Agents USA, Inc. (CA-USA) is pleased to announce that Lizann
Prosser, former senior manager of Deloitte's Health and Social Protection
Practice, has been chosen as president of Crown Agents USA. She assumed her
new post in April 2010 becoming the CA-USA president and chief executive
Ms. Prosser is a strong and strategic international leader with 30 years
of implementation experience. Her clients have included USAID, the World
Bank, DFID and the EU. She has worked in the majority of the former Soviet
Republics and most recently assessed the potential for public-private
partnerships in Kosovo.
Following careers in environmental engineering and investment banking,
Ms. Prosser has spent the past 15 years managing a variety of large
international development projects focused on health systems strengthening,
health economics and strategy development. Most recently she worked in
Deloitte's Health and Protection Services practice.
Crown Agents' executive director for corporate performance, Garry
Hopcroft, stated that "Lizann Prosser is an ideal leader for Crown Agents USA
during this growth period. I am confident that she will continue to maintain
Crown Agents' traditions of excellence while expanding our portfolio of
international activities. We feel very fortunate that Lizann has agreed to
join us at Crown Agents USA."
Ms. Prosser was the project director for the USAID-funded Commercial
Market Strategies and PROFIT projects, both of which increased the private
sector delivery of health services through the implementation of a variety of
approaches, including direct investment, public-private partnerships,
micro-lending and social marketing.
Ms. Prosser holds an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of
Pennsylvania and a MSPH from the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill.
She serves on numerous boards, including several affiliated with Johns
Hopkins University, including the Hospital's Geriatric Advisory Group, the
Alumni Advisory Council and the Society of Engineering Alumni.
CA-USA, the U.S. subsidiary of Crown Agents for Oversea Government and
Administrations Ltd. in England, specializes in health systems strengthening,
economic growth and trade, effective states and good governance, and aid
effectiveness and fiduciary management. Founded in 1833, Crown Agents Group
has grown into an international development organization with offices in 36
countries, projects in over 110 countries, and 2009 turnover topping
For more information on Crown Agents USA's work to strengthen health
systems and promote economic growth internationally, please visit
Contact: Katrina Carlson Tel: +1-202-822-8052 Crown Agents USA
Contact: Katrina Carlson, Tel: +1-202-822-8052, Crown Agents USA
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