Interim Executive Director
Clark Gascoigne is the interim executive director of 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 working toward a fair tax system that addresses the challenges of a global economy and promoting policies to combat the harmful impacts of corrupt financial practices.
Mr. Gascoigne previously served as the FACT Coalition’s deputy director from 2015 through 2019, where he oversaw FACT’s outreach to policymakers and the media and served as the main liaison to the coalition’s international allies. He has more than a decade of experience working on tax and transparency issues, both in the United States and around the world. He currently represents FACT 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 additionally served a 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. Mr. Gascoigne has presented at numerous conferences and events worldwide — in locations as varied as Brazil, France, Mexico, Norway, Panama, Peru, the Philippines, South Africa, the United Kingdom, and the United States. He has been published by numerous publications, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Fortune; he is routinely quoted by media outlets such as Bloomberg, Reuters, and Politico; and he has appeared on National Public Radio, Marketplace, and Radio France Internationale.