Lamia Kamal-Chaoui

OECD - The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Director of the Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Local Development and Tourism, OECD Representative (CFE)


Lamia Kamal-Chaoui oversees the OECD's policy delivery hub for entrepreneurship, SMEs, local and regional development and tourism. She previously served as a Senior Advisor to the Secretary-General, supporting the OECD's strategic agenda, notably related to inequalities and climate change. Prior to this, she was Head of the Urban Programme for more than ten years, advising national and local governments on issues related to governance, social inclusion, climate change and green growth and initiated the OECD Roundtable of Mayors and Ministers on urban development.