Mr. Richard B. Butler represents MV Mauritius on the board of SCNL. He is a graduate in Development Economics & Middle Eastern History from Georgetown University and did post graduate studies in Agriculture Economics at the University of Minnesota. He holds the responsibility for investment approval processes relating to microfinance institutions, advising on investment due diligence and also on risk management in MV Mauritius. Prior to joining MV Mauritius he served for 30 years at various international financial service companies, including ING Capital, ING Barings Furman Selz, Chase Manhattan Bank and the US Peace Corps at various high capacities. He was also on the board of ING Capital Holding Corporation, Kaye Insurance Group and La Plata County Long Term Finance Committee.