Guy Stuart is executive director of Microfinance Opportunities (MFO). Before becoming Executive Director, Stuart was a senior advisor to MFO and served as principal investigator on five Financial Diaries studies and as project leader for the development of the Financial Capabilities Index Web Portal.
Stuart received his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1994, and subsequently worked for four years in Chicago in the field of community economic development. He then served 13 years as a lecturer in public policy at Harvard Kennedy School where he taught courses in management and microfinance. He continues to teach in executive education programs at the school, and is a fellow at the Ash Center.