Our people

Joseph  Bateman


Washington DC


  • United States


  • Grants & Investments

Impact Areas

  • Civic Empowerment
  • Data & Digital Rights


Joseph Bateman


As an Associate, Joseph focuses on growing and supporting Luminate’s portfolio across the US.

Prior to joining us, Joseph was a Senior Consultant at Summit Consulting, LLC, where he worked as part of the mission-oriented finance team. He supported investors in evaluating credit risk of potential investments, designing portfolio monitoring strategies, and developing reports on portfolio impact. 

Previously, Joseph was a Strategy and Marketing Consultant at Simon-Kucher & Partners. He advised global businesses in a variety of industries on how to achieve measurable revenue and profit growth. 

Joseph spent three years as a Programme Officer at the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA), where he worked with partner organizations in Mexico, Central America, and Brazil to increase civic empowerment and government accountability.