Mary C. Choksi

Senior Advisor

Mary advises Strategic's investment, business development and relationship management teams. Mary serves on the Board of Directors and Audit and Compensation Committees of the Omnicom Group, Inc., and on the Board of Directors and Audit and Governance Committees of Avis Budget Group, Inc. She is also a Trustee and member of the Finance, Investment, and Academic Affairs Committees of Washington and Lee University. She is a past director of the H.J. Heinz Company and past trustee of the Beauvoir School, the St. Albans School for Boys, and The National Museum of Women in the Arts. Mary is a Co-Founder of Strategic, and has also served as a Managing Director of Emerging Markets Management, L.L.C., and a Senior Loan Officer and Senior Pension Investment Officer at the World Bank.

She holds an M.A. in Public Affairs and a B.A. in French from the University of Minnesota. She also holds an M.A. in International Affairs and has completed all doctoral studies (except dissertation) in International Studies at Johns Hopkins University.