Pedro Obando

Pedro Obando works at the European Commission in Brussels, in the eGovernment & Trust Unit in DG Connect.

He is passionate about digital transformation and modernisation of public administration. With his work at the European Commission he contributes to the development and implementation of eGovernment and digital government policies in the EU. With the vision of open, efficient and inclusive public administrations he supports the take up of emerging technologies in the public sector following up H2020 research and innovation projects.

He has a background in public policy from the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin, international relations from the Université Libre de Bruxelles and electronics and communications from Instituto Politécnico Nacional in Mexico City. Before joining the Commission he worked with anti-corruption policies and in the banking sector.