Edward OLOWO-OKERE

Edward Olowo-Okere is the Global Director of the Governance Global Practice which supports client countries in building capable, efficient, open, inclusive and accountable institutions.

Ed, a Nigerian national, has three decades of experience working on governance issues around the world.

He joined the World Bank in 1998 and has held various positions including:

  • Director of Governance overseeing Africa, MENA and Europe and Central Asia;
  • Senior Advisor in Equitable Growth, Finance and Institutions;
  • and Director of Operations in the Africa region.

Before joining the Bank, Ed held public - and private-sector positions in Nigeria, Britain and New Zealand.

Ed has a Ph.D. in Management with a specialization in Change Management and Public Financial Management from the University of Bath, United Kingdom, Master’s Degree in Accounting from the University of Lagos, Nigeria, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accountancy from the University of Maiduguri.

He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). Ed has researched and published in reputable international journals, and lectured at universities in Nigeria and New Zealand.

Speakers

Joseph D'Cruz

Joseph D'CRUZ

Senior Adviser of Strategy and Planning of the United Nations Development Programme

MARGIT KRAKER

Margit KRAKER

President of the Austrian Court of Audit, INTOSAI Secretary General


EDWARD OLOWO-OKERE

Edward OLOWO-OKERE

Director of the World Bank’s Governance Global Practice




HANS WISSEMA

Hans WISSEMA

Professor Emeritus at TU Delft, the Netherlands




Anatoliy CHUBAIS

Anatoliy CHUBAIS

Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation for Relations with International Organizations

Kudrin

Aleksei KUDRIN

Chairman of the Accounts Chamber of
The Russian Federation, INTOSAI Chair

Claire SHOUTEN

Claire SHOUTEN

Senior Program Officer, International Advocacy of the International Budget Partnership


ANGEL GURRIA

Angel GURRIA

Secretary-General of the OECD



Andrey KURPATOV

Andrey KURPATOV

Scientific Director of the Sberbank Neuroscience and Human Behaviour Laboratory


Julia SOLOVIEVA

Julia SOLOVIEVA

Managing Director of Google Russia




Svetlana INFIMOVSKAYA

Svetlana INFIMOVSKAYA

Director of “School 21”, Sberbank educational initiative


Vladimir MAU

Vladimir MAU

Rector of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA)

Sobhi TAWIL

Sobhi TAWIL

Director of the Future of Learning and Innovation Team and the Futures of Education initiative of UNESCO

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