Alan AtKisson serves as Director of the Department of Partnership and Innovation at Sida – the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (as of May 2018). He also serves as Assistant Director-General of Sida. This is his personal website, for his books and other writing, music, and related personal activities. All opinions expressed here (and in his other public writing) are entirely his own.
Prior to joining Sida, Alan worked principally as a senior advisor and consultant in the field of sustainability, sustainable development, and transformative change. He has 30 years of international leadership, advisory, research and communications experience; and he has consulted to governments, leading companies, global NGOs, and the United Nations. Over the years he has founded, directed and/or chaired a number of other organizations and initiatives, and he developed tools and methods now used around the world in the field of sustainability.
In recognition for his many contributions as a leader, innovator, and communicator, AtKisson was voted into the international Sustainability Hall of Fame in 2013. He was also elected a Full Member of the Club of Rome in 2015.
For a more detailed professional biography, click here >>