Remembering Ed Mortimer

Ed Mortimer served on the Foundation’s Board of Trustees from 2016 to 2018.

The Foundation, including its Board and Secretariat, mourns the passing of Edward Mortimer, chief speechwriter for former United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan.

Ed served on the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation Board of Trustees from 2016 to 2018.

He will be remembered as a dedicated and sincere international civil servant and a much-appreciated member of the Board who, in a personal and professional way, contributed to the Foundation’s work with his deep knowledge of the international multilateral system.

Photo credit: UN Photo.