Director, HR Policy and Program Division, Asian Development Bank

Ms Edna Diez is Director for the HR Policy and Program Division at the Asian Development Bank. She is responsible for leading the design and implementation of human resources policies and programs aligned with ADB’s strategic objectives and business requirements, formulating measures and solutions in leadership development, talent management, career development, performance management, diversity and inclusion for its 3000 employees across the Asia Pacific Region.

Prior to joining the Asian Development Bank she has led HR transformation programs at the Inter-American Development bank, the Worldbank, IBM and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Ms Diez holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Houston in Texas. She is also a trained Executive Coach.