Anne-Sofie is an experienced electoral administration specialist with broad technical knowledge in the field of electoral assistance and electoral cycle support. She has worked 12 years in the UN system and past two years with ECES. She has solid experience in providing both elections advisory (strategic planning, formulation) and operational support (implementation).
She has worked with Electoral Commissions in more than 23 countries - Africa (14), Asia (4) and the Middle East (5), and undertaken numerous formulation missions in the context of the EC-UNDP partnership on electoral assistance and its joint task force. She has worked several years in sensitive post-conflict settings with the primary focus on providing and managing strategic and operational guidance, knowledge development, training and capacity building to Electoral Management Bodies (EMBs) aimed at increasing the credibility, professionalism and sustainability of electoral institutions and their processes.