Torgny Holmgren

Torgny Holmgren
  • Executive Director
    Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI)

Mid 1980s, at the Swedish Embassy, Nairobi, Kenya. 1995-2000, at the World Bank, Washington DC, int.al. in the Research Department and edited the book Aid and Reform in Africa. 2001, Vice-Chair, OECD Development Assistance Committee. 2001-02, assigned to the Parliamentary Commission on a new Swedish Policy for Global Development. 2002-06, Head Secretary, international Expert Group on Development Issues (EGDI). As Ambassador at the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, headed the Development Policy Department and served as Sherpa for Minister Gunilla Carlsson on the UN Secretary-General's High-Level Panel on Global Sustainability. Currently, Executive Director, Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI). Economist, Stockholm School of Economics.