Chief of Section
Gonzalo brings 22 years of extensive experience in UNDP. He has served in different capacities, most recently as a Programme Specialist in the OAI Regional Audit Centre based in Panama. Before joining OAI, Gonzalo was a Project Management and Procurement Specialist in the Management Support Centre based in Panama. He has also served in the Bolivia Country Office as a Systems Officer, ICT Manager, and Financial Monitoring / M&E Specialist, during which time he founded the M&E unit in the Office. Throughout his years in UNDP he has served as focal point for both IT and M&E, and has worked on compliance and performance audits, periodically collaborating with the IEO on our evaluations. He has also participated in special projects for IPSAS and ATLAS implementation, leading RBM and M&E workshops, as well as data analytics.
Gonzalo holds a Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA) and Bachelor's degree in Computer Science. His expertise includes project management, procurement, RBM, the ATLAS ERP system, finance, M&E, ICT management (including data collection and analysis), global trends in IT applications, AI and machine learning, compliance and performance audit, web development, and database development and administration, among others. With his vast range of experience gained within UNDP, covering both IT innovation and data management, he is an excellent match as the new Chief of KDM.