Bixal Acquires Clear Outcomes to Expand Data, Global Services for Federal Partners
FAIRFAX, Va., Jan. 28, 2021—Bixal Solutions Inc. today announced its acquisition of Clear Outcomes, a leading data and monitoring and evaluation (M&E) service provider in the international development space, solidifying Bixal’s data science and analytics offerings and further expanding its global reach.
“We are so excited for this next chapter in Bixal’s growth, and to welcome Clear Outcomeswith their proven experience in M&E, health and international development—to our family,” said Carla Briceno, Bixal CEO and co-founder. “Even more than expanding, blending our teams will allow Bixal to leapfrog its innovations in data, especially in the field of M&E.”
Clear Outcomes, a woman-owned small business based in Boise, Idaho, specializes in monitoring, evaluation, learning, data analytics and technology, and has won several significant contracts with universities, nonprofits and the U.S. government, including the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). In September 2020, Clear Outcomes was awarded the prestigious USAID Monitoring and Evaluation Services indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract (Eval ME II IDIQ).
“Having good data, the right data, and knowing how to analyze that data is crucial to actionable, continuous improvement. With Clear Outcomes’ results-driven analytics and mission focus, the Bixal Team is now even better positioned to help our federal partners use data, along with our services in communications, human-centered design, learning and technology, to drive positive change,” Briceno said.
Clear Outcomes founder, Dr. Kerry Bruce, will join Bixal as the Vice President for Measurement and Impact and lead Bixal’s Data Science and Analytics practice, bringing her team’s deep M&E expertise and international development focus. This blending of strengths and resources also expands Bixal’s global presence in Africa and Asia.
Clear Outcomes is a woman-owned, management consulting firm that provides solution-oriented monitoring, evaluation, research and learning support to international and domestic organizations. With expertise in global health, the use of technology (big data, machine learning, AI), governance, humanitarian affairs, education, and security cooperation, Clear Outcomes aims to provide expert consulting support and solutions.
We work with governments, non-profits, universities, foundations and the private sector to support solutions for their needs.