Stewart Ackerly

Chief of Staff

Stewart Ackerly serves as Chief of Staff of U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC). He previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor at the Office of the United States Trade Representative.

Prior to entering the government, Mr. Ackerly was an attorney at Williams & Connolly LLP, where his practice focused on international arbitration and commercial litigation.

Mr. Ackerly is from Richmond, Virginia, and he earned his B.A. and J.D. from the University of Virginia. Mr. Ackerly clerked for the Honorable Karen LeCraft Henderson of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.