Deputy Vice President SME Finance & Head of Global Energy
Ms. Tabernacki, with the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) since 1995, is the Deputy Vice President of Small and Medium Enterprise Finance and the Head of the Global Energy Group. Her efforts are focused on supporting small- and medium-sized American companies invest in emerging markets in multiple sectors including healthcare, education, telecom, microfinance, impact investing, housing, and energy. Prior to this position, Ms. Tabernacki founded and led the agency’s global energy program where she focused on utility scale renewable and clean energy infrastructure, off-grid solutions, energy efficiency projects, and natural gas investments. Between 2007 and 2016, Ms. Tabernacki oversaw the growth of the Agency’s clean energy portfolio to over $7.7 billion in commitments.
Prior to her work with OPIC, Ms. Tabernacki worked at Price Waterhouse Poland, Citicorp, and Arthur Andersen. Ms. Tabernacki holds an MBA in International Finance and a BS in Accounting and Business Administration. She is a CPA and a credit trained professional.