Gustavo Perez Ara

Job title: Program Officer, Subnational Government Pilot Program

Gustavo joined the IRM team as a Program Officer for the Subnational Government Pilot Program. His primary focus is to support the subnational researchers in the development of IRM reports to assess the implementation of government commitments. He began his work at OGP as a Report Production Specialist, aiding national researchers in writing and researching. Previously, Gustavo worked at Transparency International as part of the Global Advocacy and Campaigns Department and the Public Management Office of Transparency's Venezuelan Chapter. He holds an MA in Conflict Resolution and International Mediation from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University and a BA in Liberal Arts and International Politics from Universidad Metropolitana in Caracas, Venezuela. Gustavo can be reached at