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Oxford Martin Associate, The Global Cyber Security Capacity Centre

Sandra Sargent

Senior Operations Officer, Transport and ICT Global Practice, World Bank

Sandra Sargent is leading integration of cybersecurity agenda into the World Bank operational work. She has been at forefront of work in the areas of Digital Platforms and IT at the World Bank since 2001.  Sandra has led policy dialogue with the WB clients and manages WB’s investment portfolio in Eastern Europe and South Asia in addition to advancing cybersecurity agenda globally. Her expertise is in the design of nationwide cyber security frameworks including cyber security strategy, policy and institutions. She has a Masters in International Commerce and Policy.  She is also teaching as an Adjunct Faculty at the George Mason University in the United States. Prior to joining the World Bank’s she worked for the private sector in the area of nuclear defense conversion and telecommunications.