As a key team member in a global Supply Chain Management System (SCMS) program, handled procurement of non-pharmaceutical products, which accounted for 35% of more than $2.8 billion products procured by SCMS; procured about 250 million HIV tests which were delivered to high prevalence countries, so that millions of people around the world could know their status; and purchased approximately $356 million of products in the field, supporting local enterprises, many of which reported growth in revenue and service quality /
As prime contractor of the Climate Economic Analysis for Development, Investment and Resilience (CEADIR) project, facilitated meetings between banks in El Salvador and USAID’s Development Credit Authority (DCA) that led to a 15-year guarantee of $54 million, a groundbreaking agreement that will direct at least $10.8 million (20%) to clean energy-specific projects and sparked interest in developing similar guarantees in Guatemala and Honduras /
Worked with the Nigerian Customs Service to implement a fast track clearance system, thereby contributing to the Nigeria Expanded Trade and Transport (NEXXT) project achieving a 25% reduction (from 19.5 days to 14.7 days) in the time that it takes to import goods from Lagos to the Jibiya border with Niger. A study showed that the project reduced the cost to import by 35% and the cost to export by 21% /
Completed 23 activities under USAID’s Agriculture Knowledge and Program Support (AKPS), a project that played a key role in shaping the global Feed the Future program by providing relevant designs and analysis to the Bureau for Food Security /
We have been working in the US more or less continuously since the end of World War II, with the form and scale of our presence changing to meet the needs of our global market.
Incorporated in 1998, Crown Agents USA has a track record providing technical assistance and support to the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), the United States Department of State (DOS), the United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA), and The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
As the US entity within the Crown Agents family of businesses, we work closely with colleagues in the UK and around the world to coordinate our offer and leverage our global expertise in health, humanitarian assistance and stabilisation, governance, economic growth, and supply chain services.