Senior Hydropower Specialist, Water Practice, World Bank Group
Dr Lidén has a PhD in water resources engineering and has 25 years of professional experience, most of which has been gained from infrastructure development projects in Africa, Southeast Asia, Latin America and Europe.
He has provided consultancy services and expertise for hydropower development mainly in the hydrological and environmental areas. In 2010 he was appointed senior hydropower specialist in the Global Water Practice of the World Bank, leading the bank's Hydropower Community of Practice.
He is currently involved in many of the World Bank's projects supporting hydropower development, and represents the bank on the governance committee for the Hydropower Sustainability Assessment Protocol.