Introducing AO


Absolute Options LLC (AO) was created in 2011 by a team of economists and communications experts in order to drive innovations in international economic development and humanitarian assistance.


By merging fundamental economic principals with detailed experience-based situational analysis, AO creates development strategies that are evidenced-based, actionable, and impact-oriented.


AO principal staff and associated technical experts have led reforms in diverse sectors including small and medium enterprise (SME) development, access to finance, agricultural value chain development, food aid, and disaster and post-crisis relief.


The company’s global experience includes projects in the Middle East and North Africa, South and Central Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean, Eastern Europe, and Sub‐Saharan Africa.