Ann MacDougall has had a long career spanning both legal and operating roles, and working both in the U.S. and Europe. She was Chief Operating Officer of Acumen Fund, a global venture capital fund focused on goods and services for low-income customers. Ms. MacDougall oversaw Acumen’s worldwide operations, strategy and expansion. Before joining Acumen, she was a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where she rose through the ranks to become General Counsel of PwC US and a member of the Management Committee. During her 17 years at PwC, MacDougall also spent five years in Paris as Global Deputy General Counsel.
In 2013, MacDougall was a Fellow in the Harvard Advanced Leadership Initiative, a year-long program to prepare experienced executives to take on new challenges in the social sector. She currently sits on the boards of Opiant Pharmaceuticals, Inc (a publicly traded speciality pharmaceutical company), Global Citizen Year (a U.S. education non-profit), the Audit Committee of the Lycée Français de New York and the Advisory Board of Equality Now. She lives in New York City.