Chief Counsel Technology and Private Equity


International Finance Corporation (IFC)

Gordon Myers is Chief Counsel, Technology and Private Equity, of International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group. Gordon is global lead counsel for IFC’s funds investment practice. He has represented IFC in a number of complex funds initiatives, including impact fund structures targeting SME’s in frontier regions, and funds investing in listed companies in emerging markets. He has alsobeen active in corporate governance matters, and in developing approaches to improving ESG alignment and performance of IFC’s investee funds.

Gordon has previously been global lead counsel for IFC’s venture capital practice and was a core member of the Bank Group’s Science, Technology and Innovation Global Expert Team. He also represents IFC on intellectual property and information security matters, and speaks often on funds structuring and innovation issues. Gordon holds an A.B. from Stanford University, a J.D. from Stanford Law School and an M.B.A. from The Wharton School.