David Mozersky is a Director on the Investments team. He joined Humanity United in 2008, when he initiated and led a two-year conflict prevention project to help northern and southern Sudanese officials prepare for negotiations surrounding South Sudan’s anticipated independence. During 2010 and 2011, David was seconded from Humanity United to the African Union High Level Implementation Panel on Sudan (AUHIP), where he was part of the international mediation team brokering talks between Sudan and South Sudan. Prior to Humanity United, David spent six years with the International Crisis Group, where he held several positions in the Africa program—including the Horn of Africa project director, leading programs on Sudan, Chad, Ethiopia-Eritrea, and Somalia. David has been involved in conflict-prevention and resolution efforts since 2001, with a specific interest in mediation, negotiation, and peace processes. He has written extensively about the conflicts and peacemaking efforts in Sudan and the broader region, and has testified or presented before the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, the Canadian Parliament, and South Sudanese Parliament. David has authored and co-authored more than two dozen International Crisis Group reports and briefing papers, and his writing has appeared in the Harvard International Review, International Herald-Tribune, Financial Times-Europe, and other publications.
David holds a bachelor of arts degree from the University of Western Ontario, and a master of arts degree in political science and international relations from the University of Toronto.