Company Overview of Abt Associates Inc.
Abt Associates Inc. provides research and program implementation services in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. The company’s practice areas include education, such as adult learning, early childhood, K-12, science, technology, engineering, and math, as well as technical assistance and research on evaluation methods; environment, resources, and climate change, including air quality regulatory support, climate change, communication and training, ecological risk assessment, decision-support tools and information technology solutions, economic and regulatory analysis, and other; and food security and agriculture that includes international food...
55 Wheeler Street
Cambridge, MA 02138-1168
Founded in 1965
Key Executives for Abt Associates Inc.
Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Chief Executive Officer of Abt SRBI
Chief Executive Officer of Abt JTA
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.
Abt Associates Inc. Key Developments
Abt Associates Names Jack Downey as Senior Vice President, Business Development and New Market Initiatives
Dec 1 14
Abt Associates has named Jack Downey as Senior Vice President, Business Development and New Market Initiatives, providing strategic direction to Abt's Global Business Development Unit (GBDU). Downey - a senior executive with three decades of experience planning and managing large and complex technical assistance and training programs - will develop and integrate improved business development processes across the company and facilitate crossmarket collaboration to better leverage company capabilities for business impact. Downey is the President Emeritus and member of the Board of Directors of the Society for International Development, Washington, D.C. Chapter. Before joining Abt Associates, he worked for 23 years at the Academy for Educational Development (AED), reaching the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. He most recently served as Head, Relation Building & Resource Development at the International AIDS Society in Geneva, where he implemented a comprehensive philanthropic, government, and corporate fundraising program for IAS' global policy and advocacy agenda.
Abt Associates Wins $61 Million Federal Contract
Oct 3 14
Abt Associates, Cambridge, Massachusetts, won a $61 million federal contract from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, for professional, administrative and management support services.
Abt Associates Wins Contract to Work in 15 Countries
Oct 2 14
Building on Abt Associates work to eradicate and reduce the burden of malaria across Africa, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded Abt Associates a three-year, $268 million contract to continue work on the President’s Malaria Initiative-funded Africa Indoor Residual Spraying (PMI AIRS) project. The PMI AIRS contract builds on Abt’s current work on the AIRS project, which has protected millions of people in Africa from malaria by spraying insecticide on the walls, ceilings, and other indoor resting places of mosquitoes that transmit malaria. Under this contract, Abt will continue to assist PMI in reducing the burden of malaria in Africa through IRS, rigorous entomological monitoring, and capacity building in 15 countries where malaria is endemic. Abt will continue to support PMI in IRS monitoring and evaluation, as well as environmental compliance.
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