Ole Kragh

Ole Kragh

Partner

 

Ole has more than 25 years hands-on management, capacity building and international consultancy experience in appraisal, design, implementation, review and evaluation of public sector reforms, including public financial management (PFM) reforms, decentralisation reforms, and institutional and administrative reforms.


With an M.Sc. in Public Administration, Planning & Finance, Ole has served in several long-term advisory roles with the Decentralisation Secretariat in Uganda (1996-1998); the Local Government Reform Secretariat, President’s Office, in Tanzania (1998-2000); the Directorate of Decentralisation Coordination, Ministry of Regional and Local Government, in Namibia (2004-2009); and the Government of the Turks & Caicos Islands and Governor’s Office (2009-2010). Ole is currently attached to the EU’s Support to the National Assembly of Zambia Programme (2014-2018) as a key advisor on building and strengthening the institutional and human capacities of the National Assembly and Parliament.

Ole has comprehensive capacity building experience acquired through development and implementation of capacity building programmes at Danida's Overseas General Management Course; Danida's Fellowship Centre; and the Local Government Training Centre in Denmark in public administrative and financial reforms. In addition, he has extensive experience in developing guidelines, handbooks and training materials in all aspects of PFM.

Core Areas

  • Public Administration
  • Public Financial Management
  • Capacity Development

Expertise and Services

  • Decentralisation and local government reform design and implementation
  • PFM reform design and capacity development
  • Performance and activity-based budgeting and reporting
  • Central and local government organisational and institutional development
Country Experience

Asia: Bhutan, Nepal
Europe: Denmark, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Latvia
Latin America: Turks & Caicos Islands
Middle East & North Africa: Lebanon
Sub-Saharan Africa: Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia

Languages

Danish: Native
English: Fluent