Secretariat

The Executive Secretary heads a senior management team comprising of the Deputy Executive Secretary, nine Directors in Bangkok and four in the subregions, who supervise the work of ESCAP's substantive divisions and subregional offices, as well as operational and administrative matters. The Senior Management Team also plays a key role in strategically advancing the work of ESCAP.

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Shamshad Akhtar
Executive Secretary
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Shun-ichi Murata
Deputy Executive Secretary
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Aynul Hasan
Chief of Division (o.i.c)
Macroeconomic Policy and Development Division
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Yuwei Li
Chief of Division
Transport Division
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Rae Kwon Chung
Chief of Division
Environment and Development Division
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Shamika Sirimanne
Chief of Division
Information and Communications Technology and Disaster Risk Reduction Division
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Anisuzzaman Chowdhury
Chief of Division
Statistics Division
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Nanda Krairiksh
Chief of Division
Social Development Division
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Ravi Ratnayake
Chief of Division
Trade and Investment Division
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Peter Van Laere
Chief of Division
Division of Administration
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Donald Clarke
Chief of Division
Programme Planning and Partnerships Division
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Iosefa Maiava
Head of Office
Subregional Office for the Pacific
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Kilaparti Ramakrishna
Head of Office
Subregional Office for East and North-East Asia
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Nagesh Kumar
Head of Office
Subregional Office for South and South-West Asia
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Nikolay Pomoshchnikov
Head of Office (o.i.c)
Subregional Office for North and Central Asia