Dimagi USA

Carter Powers

Chief Operations Officer

About Carter Powers

Carter is the Chief Operations Officer at Dimagi, Inc., and leads all facets of Dimagi’s business operations, including business development, sales, finance, legal, HR, and domestic and international operations. Carter is passionate about sustainable business strategies and data-driven decision making, and brings an academic rigor towards evaluating the impact of Dimagi’s business, technology, services, and products. Carter joined Dimagi in 2011 and has lead Dimagi through a period of tremendous growth. During this time, Dimagi has grown from $2M in revenue to nearly $15 million revenue, from 10 staff members to over 145, and from supporting projects in 10 countries to now supporting active technology projects delivering quality health care to urban and rural communities in over 60 countries. Carter has managed cross-functional teams to achieve Dimagi’s aggressive business goals and expansion globally, and is seen as an entrepreneurial leader with a strong track record of developing business ventures from identification through execution.
Carter holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He has spent his prior professional life working in management consulting and finance with Oliver Wyman, managing multiple international projects across North America, Africa, Asia, Europe, and Middle East. Prior to joining Dimagi, Carter was also a Senior Associate at ideas42, a Harvard-based think tank applying behavioral economics to design financial products for the poor. Carter has recently presented at events including: Harvard Kennedy School’s – Leadership for Systems Change, MIT Global Startup Workshop – Guatemala, Business Call To Action – Capturing Impact: Inclusive Business and Development, Unite for Sight Global Health and Innovation Conference at Yale, Harvard Africa Business Conference, and others.