Christian Johansson President

Laureate Partners has the infrastructure, expertise, and track record to develop comprehensive, customized, and strategic partnerships that deliver programs online, on ground, and around the world. We are helping top universities achieve their missions on a global scale.

Christian brings a passion for innovation and education to each partner, leveraging the deep experience of the Laureate Partners team and his own experience as former Secretary of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, CEO of the Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore, and a serial entrepreneur.

Dr. Jo Hamilton

Dr. Jo Hamilton Executive Director of Digital Strategy, Design, and Development

Dr. Jo Hamilton is a senior education strategy, instructional design, curriculum design and assessment, and professional development leader who has worked with iCarnegie Global Learning, University of Liverpool, and Western Governors University. She has broad expertise in all aspects of university strategic development and online and on-ground program design, development, and continual improvement processes.

Ken Neimo Vice President of IT

Ken Neimo has more than 35 years of experience constructing and implementing innovative technology solutions. Since joining Laureate in 2008, he has managed relationships with technology partners to provide superior support to Laureate’s partner institutions. Before joining Laureate, he served in several executive leadership roles at national technological firms.