Magnus Ohman, Senior Political Finance Adviser
Magnus Ohman has worked with political finance issues since the late 1990s, specializing in effective disclosure and oversight, public funding systems and sustainable solutions. He has researched both country analyses and macro-level trends and practices in political finance regulation, and has assisted legislators, implementing agencies, civil society, media outlets and political parties.
While at IFES, Ohman has supported political finance initiatives in countries such as Afghanistan, Armenia, the Czech Republic, Egypt, Georgia, Indonesia, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Liberia, Moldova, Nigeria, the Philippines, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Tunisia, Ukraine and Yemen.
He was also the lead writer of the Building Resources in Democracy, Governance and Elections (BRIDGE) module on political finance.
Ohman has a Ph.D. in Political Science from Uppsala University, Sweden.