Michael J. DeRenzo
Country Manager, Sub-Saharan Africa
Michael J. DeRenzo currently serves as the Country Manager for Southern Africa at the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA). In this capacity, he is responsible for business development, project preparation and evaluation, and supervision of USTDA activities in Southern Africa. Prior to joining the Sub-Saharan Africa team, Mr. DeRenzo was a Project Analyst in the Europe and Eurasia region at USTDA.
Mr. DeRenzo holds a Master’s degree in International Commerce and Policy from the George Mason School of Public Policy and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Political Science from Rutgers University. Mr. DeRenzo was the recipient of the 2008 David Ricardo Trade Award, which is given for exceptional ability, involvement, and promise in the fields of international commerce and policy.