Eskandar Rastegar

Consultant – Ombudsman

Tel: +1 646-781-4086; eskandar.rastegar@undp.org

Eskandar Rastegar has been with the Office of the Ombudsman for Funds and Programmes as Consultant Ombudsman since January 2006.  He began his career as a diplomat at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Iran.  He then continued his service with UNICEF as Chief of Field Services at Division of Finance and Administration.  He obtained his BA in Law and Doctorate in Political Science from Tehran University (Iran).  He has a diploma in International Relations from Oxford University.  He is a certified mediator and arbitrator and studied Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) at Colombia University School of Law.