Senior Policy Advisor
Clark Gascoigne is a senior policy advisor at the Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency (FACT) Coalition, a non-partisan alliance of more than 100 state, national, and international organizations in the United States promoting policies to combat the harmful impacts of corrupt financial practices and working toward a fair tax system that addresses the challenges of a global economy. In this role, Mr. Gascoigne is leading the campaign to enact legislation ending the abuse of anonymous shell companies in the U.S.
Mr. Gascoigne previously served as the interim executive director of the FACT Coalition from January to November 2020, where he led the Coalition to achieve several campaign milestones while successfully navigating the fundraising, administrative, and organizing challenges posed by COVID-19.
Mr. Gascoigne earlier served as the FACT Coalition’s deputy director from 2015 through 2019, where he oversaw FACT’s outreach to policymakers and the media and acted as the main liaison to the coalition’s international allies. He has more than a decade of experience working on anti-corruption, tax, and transparency issues, both in the United States and around the world. He currently represents the FACT Coalition on the Coordination Committee of the Global Alliance for Tax Justice as well as on the Steering Committee of Americans for Tax Fairness. Mr. Gascoigne previously served another stint as FACT’s interim executive director from November 2015 to April 2016.
He joined FACT in 2015 after several years at Global Financial Integrity, where he most recently served as Communications Director. Mr. Gascoigne has presented at numerous conferences and events worldwide. He has been published by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Fortune; is routinely quoted by Bloomberg, Reuters, and Politico; and has appeared on several major TV and radio outlets.