Asian Development Bank
Advisor and Chief of Digital Technology for Development, Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department
Thomas Abell is the Chief of ADB’s Digital Technology for Development Unit, which promotes the effective use of digital technology across ADB programs to improve development impact. His team works with ADB member countries in supporting the transition to the digital economy and provides assistance across many areas, including eGovernment, Tech startup ecosystems, technology policy, and tech industry partnerships. Thomas has master’s degrees in engineerring and management and a bachelors in engineering from MIT.