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Margo Hoftijzer

Margo Hoftijzer is an international development economist. She advises governments and other stakeholders on policies and reforms to better match education and training with the needs of the current and future labour market to better prepare children, youth and adults for the world of work. She is also regularly invited as a public speaker on this topic.

Margo has worked globally, as a Senior Economist at the World Bank where she was active from 2005 to 2018, and as Advisor to the Office of the High Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Her experience spans over 30 countries across the globe, including countries as diverse as the Central African Republic, Moldova, Morocco, Poland, Pakistan, and Rwanda. She has authored a diverse set of peer-reviewed studies on education, skills and employment.

Margo joined the Supervisory Board in 2019.