Christian S.

Sri Lanka


16 years of experience with UNICEF, United Nations, NGOs, universities and private banks; 6 years in program leadership and senior management positions with budget and staff responsibilities and 12 years in emerging economies in South-East Asia (Thailand, Myanmar) and South Asia (Sri Lanka). Ph.D. in Economics (summa cum laude) at University of Zurich, Switzerland: Behavioral economics; Applied game theory; Econometrics (with Profs. Ernst Fehr and Armin Schmutzler) and M.Sc. in Economics (summa cum laude) at University of Innsbruck, Austria: Finance, macroeconomics Harvard Graduate School of Education (8 months) on Education sector leadership (Exec Education Program) and INSEAD Business School (9 months) on leadership and management (Exec Education Program) Areas of expertise: Education; Research, Monitoring and Evaluation; Learning assessments; Econometrics; Statistics; Strategic management; Fundraising and financial management; Partnership management; People and multi-cultural team management; Policy Advocacy and Communications; Behavioral Economics


  • education
  • economic policy
  • basic education
  • education policy
  • development
  • sri lanka
  • austria
  • myanmar
  • thailand
  • australia
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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