Mr Olivier Adam began his appointment as the Executive Coordinator of the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme in January 2017.
Olivier joined UNV after serving as the United Nations Development Programme Deputy Regional Director of the Regional Bureau for Europe, Commonwealth of Independent States.
Prior to this, Olivier was Manager of the UNDP Bratislava Regional Centre and the UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative in Ukraine. He has served in different capacities at UNDP headquarters, including the Head of Global Fund Partnership.
Olivier also held the position of Programme of Assistance to the Palestinian People.