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Joel Turkewitz

Lead Public Sector Specialist, World Bank Group

Joel Turkewitz is currently the Program Coordinator for the Regional Governance Hub, based in Bangkok, Thailand. Joel joined the Bank in 2000 as Senior Public Sector Specialist in the Governance, Regulation and Finance Department of the World Bank Institute. He has since held various positions, his most recent assignment being a Senior Procurement Specialist and the South Asia Regional Procurement Reform Coordinator. He is applying his extensive experience in public sector reform and governance issues in shaping the work of the Regional Governance Hub in East Asia and the Pacific to effectively support the implementation of EAP’s Governance strategy. He holds a university degree from Wesleyan University and a law degree from the Columbia University School of Law.