Molly Brister

Molly Brister
Manager, Research

Email: bristerm@EMPEA.net  |  Phone: +1 202 333 8171, Ext. 235

Molly Brister is a Manager of Research at EMPEA, where she leads the organization’s coverage of Africa and the Middle East and manages the production of EMPEA’s research portfolio. Molly is a regular author of EMPEA research content, including the EMPEA Brief: First-time Funds in Emerging Markets and the EM PE Annual Fundraising and Investment Review. Molly also manages EMPEA’s HelpDesk offering, interacting regularly with EMPEA Members, the media and other industry players. Prior to joining EMPEA, Molly worked at the Center for International Private Enterprise, where she supported a range of projects that focused on property rights, corporate governance and entrepreneurship. Molly graduated magna cum laude from Middlebury College with a B.A. in International Studies.