Lida Fitts

Director of the Office of Energy and Infrastructure
US Department of Treasury

Lida Fitts is the Director of the Office of Energy and Infrastructure at the US Department of Treasury, where she is responsible for building partnerships with countries to develop energy infrastructure through leverage of private sector resources and financing solutions.  Previously, Ms. Fitts served as the Regional Director for Sub-Saharan Africa for the U.S Trade and Development Agency, where she directed the agency’s largest portfolio of project preparation investments. Prior to that, Ms. Fitts managed USTDA’s China program.  Before joining U.S. government service, Ms. Fitts managed export development programs around the world funded by the US State Department, the World Bank and USAID where she generated tens of millions in export sales. Ms Fitts served in the U.S. Peace Corps in Benin, West Africa.