A former MP and cabinet minister of Social Affairs and Employment in The Netherlands, Ad Melkert served as Executive Director at the Board of the World Bank Group; Associate Administrator of the UN Development Programme; and as UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Iraq. In recent years, Ad Melkert has been operating worldwide as senior independent adviser in areas related to the global 2030 UN Sustainable Development Goals. He currently serves as an Extraordinary Councillor at the Netherlands Council of State and holds various private and public sector Board positions.
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After close to 10 years at Development Gateway (DG), Jean-Louis Sarbib is moving on from his job as Chief Executive Officer on December 31, 2018. DG is now a well respected, thriving social enterprise with a talented, entrepreneurial, and dedicated staff. The organization has risen to meet the needs of the Data Revolution for the Sustainable Development Goals, and maintains strong relationships with country governments, development organizations, and foundations. The recent addition of policy and analytic capabilities has further raised DG’s profile and potential.