Nenad Rava Phd/MDes
Head of Programmes, Joint SDG Fund
Nenad (Ned) Rava has 20+ years of professional experience in Strategic Development focusing on Systemic Design, Strategic Foresight, Social Innovation, Policy and Institutional Change, Learning, Leadership and Stakeholder Dialogue. He has facilitated complex systems change on 60+ initiatives led by, amongst others, the UN, the World Bank, and the EU. Ned works on coherence and integration across “silos” and has contributed to: Business Innovation (Platforms, Incubators, Labs, SMEs, Social Enterprises), Social Policy (Education, Healthcare, Social Protection), Public Administration Reform and Decentralization, Local Economic and Community Development, International and Regional Cooperation, and Democratic Governance.
Ned has a BSC in Management, an MA and PhD in Comparative Politics, and a Master of Design in Strategic Foresight and Innovation. He has produced 50+ strategic publications and designed and delivered over 100 training and educational programs. Amongst others, Ned published a book “Platforms Everywhere: Transforming Organizations by Integrating Ecosystems in Business Design” and on chapter on Systemic Policy Design in the “Handbook of Systems Sciences”.