Senior Vice President of International Programs
John Glover is a seasoned international development professional with more than 20 years of experience working with leaders and organizations. He specializes in growth strategies, adapting commercial consulting capabilities to the development context, building partnerships, and business development.
Prior to joining Plan as Senior Vice President of International Programs in January 2018, John led the start-up of a new international business within PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP that focused on U.S.-based donor organizations. Drawing on PwC commercial and public sector capabilities, his team won contracts with USAID focused on enhancing health supply chains, implementing innovation challenges, and developing international alliances. He played a key role developing strategy and adaptive management approaches.
Previously, John was a Senior Associate for Booz Allen Hamilton, where he focused on building institutional capabilities related to investment and export promotions, competitiveness, and the financial sector in South Eastern Europe and the Middle East. He also served as Vice President and Principal Associate at Abt Associates, leading $190 million in new contracts focused on agriculture and food security, workforce development, and natural resource management. In addition, John has held positions with BearingPoint, IBM Business Consulting Services, Ernst & Young, USAID, and two major Austrian banks, among other organizations.
John holds a master’s degree from Tufts University’s Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy in international business relations, a master’s from Northwestern University in German literature, and a bachelor’s from Duke University in comparative area studies. He also holds a certificate from Georgetown University as a change management advanced practitioner.
In his free time, John enjoys travelling with his family to hike in the mountains, spending time with his friends, listening to a wide range of music, and reading.