Roberto Chavarria

Program Manager - Strategy

Roberto is the Program Manager for OEF Strategy, where he leads internal strategic consulting projects aimed at developing validated and rigorous strategic planning for program implementation and growth opportunities. He works closely with the Vice-President, Strategy in developing frameworks that underly the Foundation’s current and future work, and collaborates with Future Labs in new program development and ILA in the evaluation of programmatic impact.

Roberto is passionate about shared clarity of purpose and objectives, something he learned from his experience in entrepreneurship, prior to joining OEF. After pursuing his own startup venture, he served as Investment Project Manager for an angel investment firm in Costa Rica, where he helped develop an institutional tool for planning and measuring a startup’s progress from idea to successful business. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Science, Technology and Society (STS) from Stanford University and an executive diploma in Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Social Change from UN-Mandated University for Peace in Costa Rica.