Lead Energy Specialist,
Energy and Extractives Global Practice, World Bank

World Hydropower Congress  |  14-16 May 2019  |  Paris


Speaker biography

Dejan Ostojic is the Lead Energy Specialist for the Energy and Extractives Global Practice for the World Bank. Currently, he oversees the World Bank energy programme in Central and Eastern Europe. He also leads policy dialog and advisory support on energy sector reforms and development, including the preparation and implementation of investment operations and project financing for public and private projects.

Dejan has diverse experience in energy and infrastructure development in Europe, Central Asia, China, South East Asia, the Middle East, Latin America and the USA.

Prior to joining the World Bank, Dejan had worked as the Area Manger and Partner at Harza Engineering Company in Chicago, USA, a visiting Fulbright Scholar at Purdue University, USA, and Assistant Professor at the University of Belgrade, Serbia. He has authored and co-authored more than 30 technical papers and three books in the field of energy and power systems. He was the recipient of the World Bank President’s Award for Excellence in 2017.

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Regional focus: Europe