Katja Iversen is the President/CEO of Women Deliver—a leading global advocate for investment in the health, rights and wellbeing of girls and women. Iversen, an internationally recognized expert on development, advocacy and communications, has more than 20 years of experience working in NGOs, corporates and United Nation agencies. Previously, she held the position as Global Chief of Strategic Communication and Public Advocacy with UNICEF, a position she came to after almost six years of leading the team responsible for advocacy and communication on reproductive health and maternal health with UNFPA. She holds a master’s degree in communications, bachelor's degree in public administration and certificates in management, conflict resolution and international development. Iversen has worked in global development for more than two decades and has counseled and trained multiple Fortune 500 executives on cross cultural management and cross cultural communication. She is a sought public speaker, a Programme Adviser to the Clinton Global Initiative, on advisory forums of several multinational companies, as well as on the CSO consultative group to the World Bank.
President and Chief Executive Officer, Women Deliver
New York, NY
March 14 - 1:00 pm to March 15 - 6:00 pm