Mr. O’Callaghan is a native of Ireland and has a B. Comm (1981) and M.Econ.Sc. (1984) from University College Cork. He earned a Ph.D. in Economics from George Mason University in 1991. Mr. O’Callaghan worked for the International Monetary Fund in 1990-2003 and helpedto preparethe membership application and first financing programfor Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) in 1995. He was an Advisor to the first High Representative in BiH in 1996-7 and was the IMF’s Resident Representative in Croatia in 1997-2001. He has also served as a Senior Advisor to the Prime Minister of Montenegro and was Dean of the Business School at Dubrovnik International University before taking his current position (in early 2014). He divides his time between Dubrovnik and Ireland (when he is not in Sarajevo).