Mr. Deo Delaney

President & CEO

Deo Delaney is the President and CEO of the Liberian Bank for Development and Investment (LBDI), the country’s only development finance institution.


Before joining LBDI in May 2022, Mr. Delaney served as a strategy, management and technology consultant at Accenture in Amsterdam.  Prior to Accenture, Mr. Delaney worked at the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) in Beijing, China, managing that institution’s financial services outsourcing portfolio covering treasury and controller operations.


He holds a Master’s in Global Business with academic distinction from the University of Oxford Said Business School. Before that, Mr. Delaney earned a Master’s in Human Rights and Conflict Affairs at the Institute of Law and Politics at the Scuola Superiore S’anna di Pisa in Italy.


At the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Mr. Delaney completed post-graduate studies in Behavioral Finance focused on investment decisions.

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