Innovation Specialist at UNICEF, Vietnam
Brian Cotter is an Innovation Specialist at UNICEF. Brian has spent more than 10 years in Vietnam, the majority of which have he has spent working in the SME space. For the last three years Brian has worked with UNICEF in Vietnam in their Innovation Unit where his work focuses on two main projects: UPSHIFT and the Child Friendly City Initiative (with Ho Chi Minh City).
Outside of UNICEF Brian also work closely with the start-up and maker community by helping to organize events like TOM:Vietnam, mentor programs like VIISA (VN), speak at regional conferences such as IDE-Thailand and operate a podcast on entrepreneurship called Growth Tigers.