Andrew Gilmour

Executive Director, Berghof Foundation
Berghof Foundation

Andrew Gilmour is currently Executive Director of the Berghof Foundation, an organization based in Berlin involved in mediation and conflict transformation at all levels. Until last year, he was the United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights.  He spent 30 years at the UN in a number of field positions (Iraq, Palestine, Afghanistan, South Sudan, the Balkans, and West Africa) and at Headquarters in New York. Gilmour has masters degrees from Oxford and the London School of Economics, and has published widely.