Cristina Ibarra Armenta

Lecturer, Universidad Autonoma de Sinaloa
  • Universidad Autonoma de Sinaloa
  • Mexico
Nicola Brandt

Head, OECD Berlin Centre

As head of the OECD’s Berlin Centre, Nicola Brandt represents the OECD in German-speaking countries, where she builds partnerships and cooperation with government and research institutions, social partners, business and civil society organisations. An expert in macroeconomics and structural economic policy reform, she worked for many years in the OECD’s economic department in Paris, advising governments of OECD and partner countries from Latin American and Europe on a wide range of policy issues, including fiscal, social and labour market policies, innovation, education and the environment.
Jonathan Potter

Head of the Entrepreneurship Policy and Analysis Unit, OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities

Jonathan Potter is Head of the Entrepreneurship Policy and Analysis Unit of the OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities. He directs OECD work streams including country reviews of SME and entrepreneurship policy, evaluation approaches for SME and entrepreneurship policy, policies for inclusive entrepreneurship including support for youth and women, and policies for entrepreneurial ecosystems at national and regional levels. He has worked at the OECD since 1997 and holds a PhD from the University of Cambridge.