Patrick Gaspard to step down as President of Open Society Foundations and be replaced by Mark Malloch-Brown


Open Society Foundations has announced that Patrick Gaspard will step down as President and be replaced by Mark Malloch-Brown, former UN deputy Secretary-General and UK Minister of State for Africa and Asia, on 1 January 2021.

Patrick Gaspard, President of OSF for the past 3 years, announced his intention to step down to the staff of the organisation on the 4 December, alongside introducing his successor, Mark Malloch-Brown. Mr Malloch-Brown has a been a longstanding member of the Open Society Global Board, and has prior experience working in government’s, NGOs, business, and with the philanthropic sector.

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