Director, Poverty Measurement

Julie Peachey serves as a Director at Innovations for Poverty Action where she oversees the Poverty Probability Index (PPI®), a household-level poverty measurement tool initially developed by Grameen Foundation. Ms. Peachey has more than 20 years' private sector and non-profit experience, including more than a decade in international development with a focus on financial inclusion. Her accomplishments include establishing and serving on the board of a social business in India, transforming a credit-focused rural bank into a savings-led institution in the Philippines, playing a key role in raising $25 million in private equity for a technology company, and starting a school in Honduras. Ms. Peachey started her career as a public accountant at KPMG and holds an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.