Director, Operational Policy and Results Division
Thomas Eriksson is the Director of the Operational Policy and Results Division (OPR). He leads the Division in overseeing IFAD’s operational policies and procedures, compliance with environmental and social safeguards and project procurement policies, the performance based resource allocation mechanism, and IFAD’s development effectiveness agenda including monitoring and results reporting.
Previously, Eriksson was Deputy Director Donor Co-financing at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in London. Prior to this, he worked as Deputy Resident Representative for UNDP in Mongolia, and earlier he served UNDP in different functions spanning policy, operations and project implementation – both in the field and in headquarters.
Eriksson is a Swedish national and has an MA in Business Administration from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.