Chief Financial Officer & VP of Finance & IT
Peter Buijs serves as CARE USA’s Chief Financial Officer and VP of Finance & Information Technology since May 2013, a position he also held for a two year period from 2000 to 2002. Peter joined CARE in 1986. He has managed programs in Haiti, Mali and Ecuador, supervised CARE operations in Latin America & Caribbean and, in between overseas assignments, worked for seven years in the Atlanta finance department. Peter grew up in the Netherlands. He has a bachelor’s degree of Civil Engineering and a Master of Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Prior to CARE, Peter spent 10 years working on rural development projects and consulting assignments in Africa and Asia.