SFP Founding Director
Ebba Hansmeyer is Founding Director of the Society for Progress. She was based previously at INSEAD's Abu Dhabi campus where she managed a portfolio of research and development projects. She has had research and project management roles in the private and public sector (including NGOs and the United Nations). She studied economic history at the London School of Economics, and Arabic at the American University of Beirut, and holds degrees in Philosophy from the Institut Catholique de Paris, and Human Rights Law from the University of Hong Kong. She is married with three young daughters.