Speakers

Nick O’Regan

Nick O’Regan

Director, Jerusalem Office; Head of Project Management and Infrastructure Centre of Excellence
UN Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

Mr. Nick O'Regan has worked with the United Nations and other international organizations since 1994. Mr. O'Regan began his career with the UN by supporting the logistical operations of DPKO for the UN Verification Mission in Angola. He then moved to UN Mine Action as Chief of Administration, where he worked on programmes in Afghanistan, Iraq and Kosovo. In 2004 he joined the UNOPS Mine Action Unit in New York as a Portfolio Manager, where he oversaw programmes in Afghanistan, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Lebanon and Sudan. He was appointed UNOPS Country Representative in Kenya in 2006, supporting humanitarian and development initiatives in Ethiopia, Kenya, Liberia, Somalia and Tanzania. Mr. O'Regan assumed the role of Director of UNOPS Office in Jerusalem in October 2011 and in 2015 was appointed Head of the Project Management and Infrastructure Centre of Excellence, retaining his role as Director in Jerusalem.