YatesJohn Yates

Executive Director of Public Finance, DevTech Systems, Inc.

John Yates is a public finance and information technology professional with over 25 years of experience, including extensive long-term field assignments and key leadership positions. His long-term field positions ranged from information technology advisor to Chief of Party in Armenia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Egypt, Georgia, and Serbia. As Chief of Party on the Enabling Labor Mobility project in Bosnia-Herzegovina, he led the reform of the social insurance system through the implementation of the unified collections system. He has also held positions leading public finance practices and is a former Chief Information Officer. He currently is the Executive Director of DevTech’s Public Financial Management practice. He has been a member of ICGFM since 2017 and is the Vice-President of Membership and Sponsorship.