Michael Hamp

IFAD Lead Technical Specialist, Inclusive Rural Financial Services and Head of the FAME Unit of the Programme Management Department (IFAD)

He became staff member of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in Rome on 1 November 2007. The Unit managed by Michael Hamp includes three specialized sub-teams: the multi-donor funded Financing Facility for Remittances (FFR), the Platform for Agricultural Risk Management (PARM) and the WFP-IFAD Weather Risk Management Facility.

 


Michael Hamp

Michael Hamp

IFAD Lead Technical Specialist, Inclusive Rural Financial Services and Head of the FAME Unit of the Programme Management Department (IFAD)

Short bio

Prior to IFAD,  Michael Hamp has been working with the German Technical Cooperation, GTZ (today it is GIZ). He was assigned  as Principal Advisor to the Ministry of Trade and Industry for the Small and Medium Enterprise Promotion Project (1999-2003) in Namibia, before he  joined the Central Bank  of Indonesia as Principal Advisor for the Promotion of Small Financial Institution (ProFI) Programme until October 2007.

Michael Hamp holds a Ph.D. in Sociology of Agricultural Economics and a Master Degree in Agricultural Engineering both from the Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Bonn, Germany.