Jean-Martin Bauer is WFP’s New York-based Senior Advisor on Digital. A-20 year UN veteran, he has served in 4 country offices in the Sahel and Central Africa, and in the West Africa regional bureau. Jean-Martin launched the mobile VAM initiative in HQ, winning WFP’s inaugural innovation challenge. Prior to joining WFP New York, Jean-Martin was WFP’s Country Director in the Republic of Congo.
A Washington, D.C. native, Jean-Martin holds degrees from the London School of Economics and the Harvard Kennedy School.