Deputy Vice President, East and Southern Africa
Andrew J. Mayock is Deputy Vice President for Compact Operations for East and Southern Africa. As Deputy Vice President, Mr. Mayock oversees $2.5 billion of investments in six MCC partner countries: Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Tanzania and Zambia. His duties include supporting partner countries in developing and implementing large-scale infrastructure projects that promote economic growth including: $750 million in the water sector to increase water supply and improve sanitation and drainage; $550 million in the transportation sector to build roads and airports; $500 million in the energy sector to increase electricity generation, transmission, and distribution; and $250 million in the health and education sectors to build clinics, schools and libraries. Mr. Mayock also oversees MCC’s regional sector investments in financial services, agriculture and tourism. Additionally, his duties include managing MCC’s relationship with partner countries’ heads of state, ministers and ambassadors, as well as other major stakeholders such as the U.S. Congress, the private sector and non-governmental organizations. In this role, Mr. Mayock provides strategic direction to an international team of technical experts and project management professionals, and works to ensure that MCC’s investments meet high standards for asset quality, financial management, procurement, and environmental and social impacts.
Mr. Mayock brings over 20 years of public and private sector experience to his role, including service in the administrations of Presidents Obama and Clinton. Prior to joining MCC, Mr. Mayock served as Executive Secretary to Secretary Timothy Geithner at the U.S. Treasury Department, working on a range of policy issues including the Financial Stability Plan, the Troubled Asset Relief Program, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, and G20 engagement. While at the U.S. Treasury, Mr. Mayock also advised the U.S. State Department during the start-up efforts for “Feed the Future” – President Obama’s $3.5 billion Global Hunger and Food Security Initiative. Before joining the Obama Administration, Mr. Mayock worked as a Senior Associate for Development and International Diplomacy at Booz Allen Hamilton where he managed an international trade and investment practice group with clients in the U.S., Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Mr. Mayock also worked as an International Trade Consultant at Harvard University’s Center for Business and Government, and served in the Clinton Administration for the chiefs of staff of the White House and the U.S. Treasury.
Mr. Mayock received his B.A. from the University of Illinois, his J.D. from The George Washington University Law School, and his M.P.A. from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.