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Peter Wolf

Principal Adviser, Elections and Digitalization

Peter Wolf is the Principal Adviser, Elections and Digitalization and works in the global Electoral Processes Programme at the International IDEA headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. His work focuses on the application and impact of digital technologies on elections, emerging challenges and the sustainable and trusted implementation of ICTs in electoral processes.

Peter is responsible for International IDEA's work on ICTs Elections and Technology and is the author of numerous publications, including on biometricscybersecuritycertificationelectronic votingopen dataopen source technology and electoral management. He also contributed to the development of several International IDEA databases, including the database on ICTs, Elections and Technology. Recently Wolf has lead International IDEA's research on Special Voting Arrangements, including the comparative database and handbook on the topic.

Wolf’s previous experience includes his tenure with the Elections Department of the OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina. He has served in international election observation missions on all continents as voter registration and electronic voting expert and worked as a consultant and ICT expert in election assistance projects since the late 1990s. 

You can follow updates about Peter’s work on his Twitter feed @peter_wolf_idea 

Elections; Democracy and technology; Emerging electoral challenges
Master of Science (Graz University of Technology, Austria)
Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, English, German
Stockholm, Sweden
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