Robert Orr: The Asian Development Bank and COVID-19 Response in Japan




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Ambassador Robert Orr joined American Ambassadors Live! Podcast host Ambassador Jim Rosapepe to discuss the Asian Development Bank's next moves in light of the COVID-19 outbreak, as well as the response to the virus in Japan where he now lives. Ambassador Orr served as U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank during the Obama Administration.

Ambassador Robert Orr served as U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank from 2010 to 2016. Prior to his assignment he was President of Boeing Japan and former Vice President of Motorola's European Affairs Division.


Ambassador Jim Rosapepe served as the U.S. Ambassador to Romania from 1998 to 2001 and is a member of the CAA Board of Directors. He currently is Chairman and CEO of Patuxent Capital Group LLC and serves in the Maryland State Senate.