Pablo Valverde

Outreach & Regional Director

Pablo is Regional Director at the EITI International Secretariat working with the Middle East and North Africa, governance and outreach.

Prior to joining the EITI he was Senior Advisor at the Council on Ethics for the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global. Pablo was also Conference Manager for the 4th EITI Global Conference in Doha, Qatar. Academically, Pablo holds an MA in War Studies from Kings College London and a Post Graduate Diploma in International Studies from the University of Barcelona. He also holds BAs in Political Science, Middle Eastern Studies and Anthropology from universities in Oslo and Trondheim, Norway.

Besides trying to understand the cultures of the Middle East, Pablo enjoys studying languages, diving and spending time with his wife and daughter.