Dr. Claire Melamed is the Executive Director of the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data, headquartered in Washington, DC.  She is based in London and was previously a Managing Director at the Overseas Development Institute, has worked for a number of international NGOs, the United Nations, and taught at the University of London and the Open University.  Claire writes regularly for the Guardian, World Politics Review and Aeon, among others.

She can be found on twitter at @clairemelamed