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Harvey Koh

Managing Director

Harvey brings over 16 years of experience across strategy consulting, venture philanthropy, and global development, and is a co-leader of the Inclusive Markets approach area at FSG.

Role at FSG

Based in London, Harvey focuses on working with both donors and companies to develop and scale inclusive business models that benefit the poor. He has worked across the housing, water, and healthcare sectors in India, working closely with institutions such as the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, Omidyar Network, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He also directs the research and advocacy agenda of the Inclusive Markets area, which aims to advance broader thinking and practice in inclusive business and market-based solutions in development, with a global perspective.

Before FSG

Until 2014, Harvey was a co-leader of Monitor Inclusive Markets (MIM), a social action unit of Monitor Deloitte. There he co-authored reports such as From Blueprint to Scale (2012), which identified the Pioneer Gap phenomenon, and Beyond the Pioneer (2014). Prior to MIM, Harvey was the founding head of investment at Private Equity Foundation (now Impetus-PEF), a London-based venture philanthropy fund established by leading PE firms. He has also worked with The One Foundation and New Philanthropy Capital. Previously, Harvey was a consultant at Monitor Group where he led competitive and growth strategy for multinational clients across industries including airlines, banking, consumer goods, hospitality, and life sciences.

Education

  • University of Cambridge (Cambridge, UK), MA Cantab

Affiliations

  • Social Innovation Exchange, Board of Trustees
  • Global Innovation Fund, Decision Panel
  • Energy Access India, Advisory Board
  • GSG Working Group on Widening and Deepening the Market, Member