Blog posts on "Governance and public management"

Kanokpan Lao-Araya

Gem Lao-Araya is country director of ADB’s Kyrgyz Republic Resident Mission. She is the former country director for the Bhutan Resident Mission. Ms. Lao-Araya has more than 24 years of experience working in the Asia-Pacific development sector.

Matthew Hodge

Matt is an economist who has worked at ADB for 8 years. He specializes in public financial management issues and private sector development. Prior to working for ADB, he lived in Solomon Islands and worked for the Ministry of Finance and Treasury.

Hanif Rahemtulla

Hanif specializes in issues of public finance and public sector governance reform. He currently leads programs and technical assistance support to developing member countries in areas on fiscal governance and sustainability of infrastructure investments.

Emma Veve

Emma is responsible for providing strategic advice and investment operations in the social sectors and public sector management across the 14 Pacific developing member countries of ADB. She also leads the Pacific Department’s economics team.