George W. Handy, President, Supervisory Board, Alliance for Innovation (AFI), Poland and the United States
George W. Handy was a senior executive in government and industry before becoming engaged in 1992 in support of the post-Cold War transition in Russia and Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). His primary focus has been on work in the CEE region, and continues today. Poland has been the corner stone for the cooperation that Mr. Handy has organized involving the United States, the CEE region and the European Union. Mr. Handy has directed the completion of over 200 practical projects in economic growth and security in Poland and in other countries across the CEE region. His most recent work with the Alliance for Innovation began in 2017 and focuses on health care and the application of data management and associated technologies. Mr. Handy has also provided consulting services for projects in Central and South America and Asia.