Torgny Holmgren

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

Mr. Torgny Holmgren is Executive Director at Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI). Former Ambassador at the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Head of the Department for Development Policy. Economist from Stockholm School of Economics, experience from the Swedish Ministries of Finance and Industry, the World Bank in Washington DC, the Swedish Embassy in Nairobi, UN Secretary-General’s High Level Panel on Global Sustainability and the international Expert Group on Development Issues (EGDI). Board member of Water Aid (Sweden), member of World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on Water, the European Advisory Group of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Swedish Expert Group for Aid Studies.