Sebastian Buckup

Sebastian Buckup
  • Director, Programme Development Team, World Economic Forum

MSc (Dipl. Oec.) and PhD (Dr. rer. pol.) in Economics, Witten/Herdecke University, Germany; MSc in International Political Economy, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK. 2005, Fellow, Office of Development Studies, United Nations Development Programme, New York; 2006-08, Research Officer, International Labour Office, Geneva. Since 2008, with the World Economic Forum: currently Director and Deputy Head of Programme Development Team, overseeing design and development of the Annual Meeting, the Annual Meeting of the New Champions, and the World Economic Forum on Africa. Since 2012, Visiting Professor, IOMBA programme, University of Geneva.