Emmanuel Letouzé

Director & Co-Founder

Patrick Vinck

CO-Director & Co-FOUNDER

Alex 'Sandy' Pentland

Academic Director

Nuria Oliver

Chief Data Scientist

Phuong Pham

Director of Evaluation and Implementation Science at hhi

Bruno Lepri

Head of Research

Julie Ricard

Board Member & Research Affiliate

Emma Samman

Executive Committee Member

Linus Bengtsson

Co-Director for Flowminder


Emmanuel Letouzé

Director & Co-Founder

USA, France

French, English

Zinnya del Villar

Senior Data Scientist


Spanish, French, English

Rodrigo Lara Molina

Research Scientist


Spanish, English

Maria Antonia Bravo

Research & program manager


Spanish, English

Andrés Lozano

research & program manager


Spanish, English, French

Nigora Isamiddinova

Project Manager & Researcher


Russian, Uzbek, English, French, Spanish

Communications Officer

Ivette Yáñez Soria

Communications & Partnerships Officer


Spanish, English


Spanish, English

Luis Garcia Rueda

Program Operations Officer


Spanish, English


Spanish, English

Roaa Al Feel

Project Officer


Arabic, English

Kevin Henkens

Research Analyst


Thai, English, French

Juan Camilo Mejia

Economics Consultant


Spanish, English, French

Irene Clavijo

Research Consultant


Spanish, English

Lao Kenao

Research consultant


French, Kabyè, Ewé, English

Mateo Rojas

Research & Content Intern


Spanish, English

Sara Ortiz

Research & Content Intern


Spanish, English

Research Affiliates

Julie Ricard

Board Member & Research Affiliate

Albert Ali Salah

Professor, Utrecht University

Jesse Anttila-Hughes

Assistant Professor of Economics, University of San Francisco

Dharani Dhar Burra

Resident Data Scientist, International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)

Marion Dumas

Omidyar Fellow, Santa Fe Institute

Sam Fraiberger

Data Scientist World Bank Group

Sabrina Juran

Technical Specialist, Population Data & Analysis, UNFPA

Lanah Kammourieh

Ph.D. Candidate in International Law

Thomas Roca

Data Strategist, Microsoft

Simone Sala

Senior Advisor, ICT for Development

Linnet Taylor

Marie Curie Research Fellow, University of Amsterdam

Ingmar Weber

Research Director for Social Computing,
Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI)

Jen Welch

Ph.d. Candidate, Southhampton University, Co-founder & Co-director of Build UP

Gianni Barlacchi

Computer Engineer & PHD candidate University of Trento & FBK MOBS Lab

Julia Manske


Advisory Board

Lucy Bernholz

Visiting Scholar, Stanford University Center on Philanthrophy & Civil Society

Debapriya Bhattacharya

Distinguished Fellow at the Center for Policy Dialogue, Chair of Southern Voice on Post-MDG Internat

Haishan Fu

Director, World Bank Development Data Group

Gary King

Professor & director of iqss, harvard university

Paul Ladd

Director, UN research institute for social development

Michael VanRooyen

Director of HHI & Professor, Harvard University

Erik Wetter

Co-founder & Chairman, Flowminder Foundation

Steering Committee

Nicolas de Cordes

Vice President of Marketing Anticipation, Orange

Ricardo Fuentes-Nieva

Head of Research, Oxfam UK

William Hoffman

Head of Data-Driven Development, World Economic Forum USA

Johannes Jütting

Manager, PARIS21 Initiative

Alessia Lefébure

Alliance Program Director and Adjunct Associate Professor, Columbia University