Explore these profiles to learn more about SIPA’s impact — in diverse policy fields, in locations around the world.

MIA 07
From France, Philippe Dauba-Pantanacce graduated in 2007 with an MIA degree focusing on International Finance and Business. He is now Senior Economist and Global Geopolitical Analyst with Standard...
MIA 99
Tina Fordham MIA ’99, the managing director and chief global political analyst at Citi, worked to develop an analytical framework to help evaluate how political, social, and economic developments at...
MIA 93
Eric Garcetti MIA ’93 was elected Mayor of Los Angeles in 2013, a city where residents from more than 115 countries of origin speak more than 220 languages. He sees strength in diversity and he wants...
MIA 13
Jitka Grundmanova Danini, originally from the Czech Republic, received her MIA in 2013 with a concentration in International Finance and Economic Policy. In 2013, she joined the International...
EMPA 03
Jingdong Hua, a Chinese national, is a 2003 graduate of the Executive Master of Public Administration program. He is currently Vice President and Treasurer of the International Finance Corporation.
MPA-EPM 03
Santiago Peña MPA-EPM ’03 was appointed as Paraguay’s minister of finance in January 2015. Peña began his career at the Central Bank of Paraguay, where he worked in the Department of Open Market...
MIA 83
In 10 years at the World Bank, John Porter IF ’82, MIA ’83 rose to become chief investment officer.
MPA 12
Jessica Prata is a 2012 graduate of the Executive Master in Public Administration program. She is currently Assistant Vice President for Environmental Stewardship at Columbia University. Describe...
MIA 07
Esther Waters-Crane graduated in 2007 with an MIA degree and a concentration in Human Rights. She is currently Chief of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation at UNICEF in Kenya. Describe your...
MIA 09
Ella Watson-Stryker MIA ’09 is a Humanitarian Affairs Officer for Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) and worked on the front lines of the 2014 Ebola epidemic in West Africa. Ella...