Futures Group

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Ed Abel, MS

Ed Abel, MS

Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Ed Abel is a distinguished development professional with more than 30 years of experience working in the international health and development arena. Throughout his career, Abel has assisted counterparts throughout Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East to successfully develop, adopt, and implement family planning, reproductive health, maternal and child nutrition, and HIV/AIDS policies and services. Abel has personally worked on programmatic activities in more than 40 developing countries, and he leverages this experience to provide insight and strategic support to Futures Group’s entire portfolio of country activities.

Abel currently serves as senior vice president and chief operating officer for Futures Group. In this capacity, he is responsible for managing the company’s global business operations, including program operations, facilities, information technology, knowledge management, and human resources. In addition, Abel provides executive leadership for developing Futures Group’s business in international markets and focus areas.