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Jonathan Dolan

Director, Research

Based in: United States

Jonathan Dolan


Jonathan is the Director of Research at the Digital Impact Alliance, and has over 10 years’ experience working to ensure that everyone, everywhere benefits from digital transformation, and that individuals’ data is well governed and well protected. As well as data governance, his expertise lies in strategy and growth, as well as formulating partnerships.

Before joining the Alliance, Jonathan led Future State’s research agenda, focusing on data governance for individual empowerment and models for trusted data sharing. Additionally, he was the lead author of the World Bank’s Report, ‘Unraveling Data’s Gordian Knot’, which fed into the World Bank’s annual report and influenced its overall data governance strategy. Jonathan also has experience at USAID’s Digital Development program, and also served as a 2019 non-resident fellow in New America’s Cybersecurity Initiative and as a steering committee member for the World Economic Forum’s Internet for All Initiative.