Office of the Secretary General
The Office of the Secretary-General provides support to the Secretary-General in the exercise of his functions and the fulfillment of his mandate, including the preparation of his daily activities, missions abroad and overall coordination of the work of the OECD Secretariat. The Office is lead by the Chief of Staff and OECD Sherpa. The Secretary-General is assisted in his function by OECD Deputy Secretaries-General.
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Chief of Staff:
Ms. Gabriela RamosDeputy Chief of Staff: Mr. Juan Yermo
Responsibilities of the Secretary-General and Senior Management
Areas of responsibilities
Council Secretariat (CES)
Legal Directorate (LEG)
Internal Audit (IA)
Executive Directorate (EXD)
Public Affairs & Comm (PAC)
International Energy Agency (IEA)
OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA)
International Transport Forum (ITF)
Highlights of activities of the Office of the Secretary-General
Better Policies Series
Policy oriented and specific recommendations and timely advice on key issues at the centre of national debate.
Coffees with the SG
An initiative to connect the Secretary-General, OECD Staff and Delegations to latest, cutting edge thinking.
Coordinates OECD contribution in global fora, maximising the leverage of its work, standards and policy recommendations.
Deepens OECD's understading of the complexity of policy challenges.
Increased awareness of the importance of inclusiveness for sustainable long term growth
Strengthens OECD's analysis by including anticipatory knowledge
Enables key players to conduct discussion at a high and horizontal level
Romina Boarini Senior Advisor & Coordinator of the Inclusive Growth Initiative