Director of Strategic Partnerships
Ramona Angelescu Naqvi is currently Director of Strategic Partnerships at GDN, with the responsibility to coordinate the organization's diverse partnerships across the globe, including donor relations. She also leads the Communications Unit and oversees GDN's Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning activities, especially documenting and tracking GDN’s Impact over the years. From 2010 to 2017 Ramona served as Director of Programs at GDN, overseeing the global portfolio of research capacity building and collaborative research programs. Ramona is also editor of the intenational journal, Studies in Higher Education. Prior to joining GDN, she worked in strategy consulting in the United States, as well as at the US Chamber of Commerce and The World Bank. She has written on governance, migration and capacity building. Ramona has a Masters in Political Science from Northwestern University, US.