Tilman Ehrbeck

Partner, Omidyar Network

Tilman Ehrbeck draws on a deep understanding of the intersection of business, government policy, and movement building in his role as a partner at Omidyar Network. He oversees the teams advancing three of the organization’s core initiatives: Financial inclusion and property rights, which are important building blocks for economic citizenship and shared prosperity, as well as the cross-cutting effort to support the impact investing field.

Tilman’s 25 years of experience in financial services and inclusive businesses include serving as CEO of the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP), a high-profile global partnership of 34 leading organizations that share the common mission to advance financial inclusion for the poor. Tilman also has held leadership positions with McKinsey & Company in the firm’s Banking & Securities and Global Healthcare Practices. He has worked across Africa, Asia, and North America. He started his career at the International Monetary Fund and the U.S. Congressional Budget Office.

Tilman holds a Ph.D. in economics from the European University Institute (EUI) and an undergraduate degree from the University of Hamburg.