An Advisory Board has been established to provide comments, advice and recommendations on the strategic direction of our work. The Advisory Board is comprised of the following members:
Pham Chi Lan
Pham Chi Lan is an independent economic researcher and is concurrently a member of the National Council for Sustainable Development and Competitiveness Enhancement and the Advisory Group of the Vietnam National Assembly’s Economic Commission.
A graduate of the Foreign Trade University in Hanoi, Mrs. Lan previous held the positions of Secretary General and Executive Vice President of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI). She was also an advisor to the Prime Minister of Vietnam at the Prime Minister’s Research Commission, and Vice President of the Institute for Development Studies (IDS).
Nguyen Hung Quang
Managing Partner, NH Quang & Associates
Nguyen Hung Quang is Managing Partner of NH Quang & Associates. A graduate of the Hanoi Law University, Mr. Quang is a member of the Hanoi Bar Association and has worked as a visiting scholar at Monash University, Melbourne University (Australia), and Stanford University (United States).
Mr. Quang and his firm engage in various legal reform activities in Vietnam, particularly focused on the review of administrative procedures and the court system.
Former Vice-President, Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front
Le Truyen is a graduate of the Hanoi Medical University and worked in the health sector until 1971 when he started to engage in socio-political affairs.
He has previously served as a Member of Standing Committee of the Communist Party of Hai Hung province; Head of the Provincial Committee of People’s Mobilization; and Head of the Provincial Propaganda and Education Committee. He was also a standing member of the Presidium and Vice-President of the Central Committee of the Viet Nam Fatherland Front (VFF). Mr Truyen currently serves as a member of the Presidium and Vice-Chairman of the VFF Central Committee’s Advisory Council on Social Supervision and Criticism.
Pr, Dr. Nguyen Minh Thuyet
Former Vice Chair of National Assembly’s Committee for Culture, Education, Youth and Children
Nguyen Minh Thuyet was the Vice Chair of National Assembly’s Committee for Culture, Education, Youth and Children. He was a Vietnamese legislator who served on the XIth and XIIth National Assembly from 2002 to 2011. Dr Thuyet received a PhD in linguistics from Leningrad National University (now Petersburg National University) in 1981. He was a senior lecturer in the Hanoi national University from 1990 to 2003.