Senior Public Management Specialist (Digital Transformation)
Profile / Bio:
As a senior public management specialist in ADB’s Digital Technology for Development Unit, Arndt facilitates the effective use of digital technology, advising ADB clients, regional departments, as well as sector and thematic groups on digital transformation. He supports the bank’s futures thinking and foresight activities, including several project with the transport sector group.
Arndt focuses on digital connectivity, data analytics, tech start-up ecosystems, digital agriculture, sustainable transport and urban development. He has co-authored ADB Working Papers on cloud computing as well as low earth orbit (LEO) satellite constellations and their potential to provide digital connectivity in Asia and the Pacific. Arndt facilitates ADB’s interdepartmental working group on digital technology risk which is evolving assessment approaches for ADB operations.
Prior to ADB he worked with the UNDP at national, regional, and global levels.