PTF’s Board of Directors brings together a diverse range of individuals from different parts of the world with extensive experience of anti-corruption and international economic development. They meet at least twice per year via teleconference to review PTF’s progress, its financial, audit and governance developments, and consider key strategic issue.

John Clark

United Kingdom John Clark was elected as PTF’s Board Chair in April 2014. Mr. Clark has worked with development NGOs, the World Bank, United Nations, universities, and as advisor to…

Anupama Jha

India Anupama Jha has extensive experience in issues of Governance, Politics, and Development. She is a Regional Consultant for Trace International, a nonprofit that provides anti-bribery compliance solutions for multinational…

Christiaan Poortman

The Netherlands Christiaan (Chrik) Poortman is Senior Advisor at Transparency International (TI) which is a global coalition against corruption. He is currently the Chair of the Board of the Construction…

Vinay Bhargava

Vinay served as the senior adviser for Public Sector Governance at the World Bank in 2006-7. From 2002-06 he was World Bank Director of International Affairs and Operations and…

Aloysius Ordu

Nigeria Aloysius was elected to the PTF Board in August 2014. He retired, in July 2014, after serving for about three decades in international development that covered many world regions,…

Rajat Naj

Canada Rajat Naj was the Managing Director General of the Asian Development Bank in Manila from 2006 to 2013 and has held several other top positions at the ADB. Rajat…

Rueben Lifuka

Rueben Lifuka is a Zambian professional based in Lusaka, Zambia. He holds a Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) degree from the Copperbelt University and a Master of Science (MSc) in…

Fayezul Choudhury

Bangladesh/United Kingdom Fayezul became Chief Executive Officer for the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) in February 2013. He had previously served at the World Bank, where his last two assignments…

Mary-Jane Ncube

Mary-Jane Ncube has 12 years’ experience in anti- corruption, democracy, governance and human rights advocacy. Mary-Jane is increasingly recognized and engaged locally and abroad as professional speaker and trainer…

Pierre Landell-­Mills

United Kingdom Pierre served as PTF’s President and CEO for the organization’s first decade and has been a member of the PTF Board since February 2002. He is a principal…

Eyasu Yimer

Mr. Eyasu has over fifteen years of experience in Ethiopia working in the area of Research, Anti-Corruption/Transparency Ethics, advocacy, Monitoring & Evaluation, programme management, and Multi-stakeholder facilitation/dialogue. Of the…

Daniel Ritchie

Daniel is an independent consultant on economic development. He served in the World Bank for almost 30 years before retiring in 1997. His positions included Director for North Africa…

Cyprian Fisiy

Cyprian Fisiy is the Founder and CEO of the Fisiy Foundation and Leadership Center registered in Washington, DC, with the objective to promote local governance in Sub-Saharan Africa through…

Richard Stern

Richard Stern became President of PTF in January 2014. Richard is a retiree from the World Bank where he worked for 30 years. His positions included Vice President of…