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Aaditya Mattoo's picture
Aaditya Mattoo is Research Manager, Trade and Integration, at the World Bank. He specializes in trade policy analysis and the operation of the WTO, and... Read more »
Anand Rajaram's picture

Anand Rajaram is Sector Manager for public sector and governance work in the Africa region of the World Bank.  He was previously Lead Economist... Read more »

Antonio Nucifora's picture
Antonio Nucifora is the World Bank’s Lead Economist for Tunisia in the North Africa and Middle East Region, based in Tunis. Based in Tunis since just... Read more »
Ashish Narain is a Senior Economist in the World Bank Africa region. Read more »
Asumani Guloba's picture
Asumani Guloba is an Economist in the World Bank office in Zambia. Previously, he served as an economist in the World Bank Uganda office. He holds a PhD... Read more »
Aurelien Kruse's picture
Aurélien is an economist in the Nairobi office of the World Bank, where he works on Somalia, Burundi and Kenya (leading the Bank's work on Kenya's... Read more »
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Borko Handjiski's picture
Borko Handjiski is working as Senior Economist in the Africa department. His previous work involved macroeconomic analysis, technical assistance, and... Read more »
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Daniel Kirkwood is a consultant with the World Bank’s Gender Innovation Lab and Africa Chief Economist’s Office. He helps country teams to better... Read more »
Daniel Sellen's picture

Daniel Sellen is a Sector Leader  in the area of agriculture and rural development, covering Bénin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire and Togo for the... Read more »

Daniella Van Leggelo-Padilla's picture
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David Evans's picture
David is a Senior Economist in the Chief Economist's Office for the Africa Region of the World Bank. He coordinates impact evaluation work across... Read more »
Delfin Go's picture
Delfin Go is Lead Economist in the World Bank's Development Prospects Group and the main author of the 2010 and 2011 Global Monitoring Reports. He was... Read more »
Deon Filmer's picture
Deon Filmer is a Lead Economist at the World Bank. He has published research in the areas of education, health, social protection and poverty. Recent... Read more »
Dino Merotto's picture
Dino Merotto is a Lead Economist in the Economic Policy and Department of the World Bank. Now leading PRMED's debt unit, he worked extensively as a... Read more »
Dirk Reinermann's picture

Dirk Reinermann, a German national, joined the World Bank Group in 1996, as an Advisor to the German Executive Director on the World Bank's Executive... Read more »

Dominique Njinkeu's picture
Dominique Njinkeu is a Lead Trade Facilitation Expert and the Program Coordinator of the Trade Facilitation Facility (TFF) at the International Trade... Read more »
Dominique Van De Walle's picture
Dominique Van De Walle is a Lead Economist in the World Bank's Gender and Development Group. She holds a Masters in Economics from the London School of... Read more »
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Elizabeth's picture

Elizabeth M. White is Senior Strategy Officer and Program Manager for the Africa Catalytic Growth... Read more »

Emilie Mushobekwa's picture
Emilie A. Mushobekwa is Economist, working for the World Bank in DR Congo since 2003. She also performs the role of Respectful Workplace Advisor (RWA)... Read more »
Espen Beer Prydz's picture
Espen Beer Prydz is an Economist working on issues of poverty, inequality and survey methods in the World Bank’s Development Research Group. He has... Read more »
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Fernando Im's picture

Fernando Im is an Economist in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit (PREM, AFTP1). Previously he worked at the Development Economics,... Read more »

Francisco Ferreira's picture
Francisco H. G. Ferreira is the Senior Advisor and Deputy Chief Economist for the Africa Region at the World Bank and a Research Fellow at the Institute... Read more »
Fred Owegi's picture
Frederick Owegi works as an Economist in the World Bank's Nairobi office. Read more »
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Gabriel Demombynes's picture

Gabriel is Senior Economist in the Hanoi office of the World Bank, where he has worked on poverty issues since March 2013. Previously he ... Read more »

Gandham N.V.Ramana's picture
Gandham N.V.Ramana is a Lead Health Specialist currrently based in Nairobi Kenya. He started his career as a primary care physician in Nigeria and then... Read more »
Gustavo Saltiel's picture
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Herbert Boh's picture

Senior Communications Officer, World Bank Africa Region

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Isis Gaddis's picture
Isis Gaddis is an Economist with the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) team in Dar-es-Salaam (Tanzania). Before joining the World Bank in... Read more »
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Jacques Morisset's picture
Jacques Morisset is the World Bank Lead Economist in Madagascar. After getting his PhD in Economics from the University of Geneva, he has hold various... Read more »
Jane Kiringai's picture
Jane Kiringai is a Senior Economist based in the Kenya country Office. Jane undertakes economic analytical work in the areas of macroeconomic policy and... Read more »
Janneke Hartvig Blomberg's picture
Janneke Hartvig Blomberg is a Nutrition Specialist with the World Bank, based in the Tanzania Country Office since October 2009 where she has been... Read more »
Jesús Crespo Cuaresma's picture
Jesús Crespo Cuaresma is Professor of Economics at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU), as well as Director of Economic Analysis at the... Read more »
Johannes Zutt's picture
Johannes Zutt, a Dutch national, has been active in development since 1990. His early experience involved program planning, and monitoring and... Read more »
John Wilson's picture

John S.Wilson is a Lead Economist in the Development Economics Research Group of the World Bank. Mr. Wilson currently directs research on trade costs... Read more »

Jorge Arbache's picture
Jorge Saba Arbache is Senior Economist in the World Bank's Office of the Chief Economist, Africa Region, and is the director of the Africa Development... Read more »
Joseph Oryokot's picture
I am an agriculturalist by training with graduate degrees in Crop Science. I work in the Uganda Country Office of the World Bank as a Senior Agriculture... Read more »
Julio Revilla's picture
Julio is a senior country economist for Zambia. Before joining the Bank in 2005, he worked at the Institute of International Finance, as an advisor to... Read more »
Justin Yifu Lin's picture

Justin Yifu Lin is the former World Bank Chief Economist and Senior Vice President, Development Economics. In his capacity, Mr. Lin guided the Bank... Read more »

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Kalpana Kochhar's picture
Kalpana Kochhar was appointed the Chief Economist for the South Asia Region (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri... Read more »
Khwima Nthara's picture
Khwima Nthara, a Malawian national, is a World Bank Senior Economist for Malawi. He joined the Bank in February 2005. In his current position, he is... Read more »
Kirk Hamilton's picture

Kirk Hamilton is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group of The World Bank and co-author of The Changing Wealth of Nations (World Bank... Read more »

Kristen Himelein's picture
Kristen Himelein is a poverty economist with Africa PREM covering Cameroon, Gabon, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. Prior to joining PREM, she was with the... Read more »
Kristina Nwazota's picture
Since 2007, Kristina Nwazota has worked for the World Bank Africa Region as the regional Online Communications Officer in charge of social and... Read more »
Kristoffer Welsien's picture
Kristoffer Welsien is a World Bank Economist based in Dar es Salaam. After obtaining two master’s degrees in Economics and Econometrics from University... Read more »
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Maleele Choongo's picture
Maleele Choongo is a junior at Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas. Originally from Zambia, she is studying Political Science and African... Read more »
Maniza Naqvi's picture
Maniza Naqvi is a Senior Social Protection Specialist working on Safety Nets  in Malawi and Ethiopia.  She has task managed programs and AAA... Read more »
Manka Angwafo's picture

Manka Angwafo is a Research Analyst in the Office of the World Bank Chief Economist for the Africa Region. In that capacity, she conducts analysis on... Read more »

Marcus Holmlund's picture
Marcus Holmlund is an IE coordinator with the Development Impact Evaluation Initiative (DIME). He oversees and participates in a range of impact... Read more »
Marilou Uy's picture

Ms. Marilou Uy is the Sector Director for the Africa Financial and Private Sector Development Department at the World Bank. Previously, she served as... Read more »

Mark Roland Thomas's picture
Mark Thomas is Sector Manager for Poverty Reduction and Economic Management in the Africa Region of the World Bank.
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Michael O’Sullivan's picture
Michael O’Sullivan is an Economist and the land thematic leader for the World Bank's Gender Innovation Lab. He analyzes the impact of agriculture and... Read more »
Michele Zini's picture
Michele Zini is a Research Analyst at the World Bank’s Office in South Africa, with the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) Unit.... Read more »
Mombert Hoppe's picture
Mombert Hoppe is an Economist in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Department of the World Bank, focusing on collaborative projects with... Read more »
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Norbert Schady's picture
Norbert Schady, a German national, is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. He received his B.A, from Yale University... Read more »
Noro Andriamihaja's picture
Noro Aina Andriamihaja, a Malagasy national, assumed her current position as Economist of the World Bank’s Madagascar Country Office from February 2006.... Read more »
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Obiageli Ezekwesili's picture
Obiageli "Oby" Ezekwesili, a Nigerian national, was appointed Vice President for the World Bank's Africa Region in 2007. She oversees more than 1600... Read more »
Olivier Puech's picture
Olivier Puech is the French Web & Social Networks Editor at the World Bank. He previously worked in Paris at the OECD Development Centre as the... Read more »
Omowunmi Ladipo's picture
Omowunmi Ladipo is the World Bank Country Manager for Rwanda with overall responsibility for managing a program that supports Rwanda’s Economic... Read more »
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Patricia Palale's picture

Patricia Palale is a public sector management specialist in the World Bank Office in Zambia. She is the Task Team Leader of the Wor... Read more »

Peter Materu's picture
Prior to his appointment as Sector Manager Mr. Materu was Program Leader for higher education in the Africa Region, Cluster Leader for 16 countries in... Read more »
Philip Keefer's picture
Philip Keefer is a Lead Research Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. Since receiving his PhD in Economics from Washington... Read more »
Phindile Ngwenya is Research Analyst with the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) team in the Pretoria Office in South Africa. Prior to... Read more »
Praveen Kumar's picture

Praveen Kumar is the World Bank's Lead Economist for Zimbabwe. Before taking this position, he worked as Lead Economist for Kenya. He holds a Ph.D... Read more »

Preeti Arora's picture
Preeti Arora is a Senior Country Economist in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit of the World Bank’s Southern Africa Region. Her work... Read more »
Punam Chuhan-Pole's picture
Punam Chuhan-Pole is Lead Economist in the Office of the Chief Economist of the Africa Region at the World Bank. She has led a study documenting and... Read more »
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Quy-Toan Do's picture
QUY-TOAN DO is an Economist in the Poverty Team of the Development Research Group. Since joining the Bank as a Young Economist in 2002, his research has... Read more »
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Rachel K. Sebudde's picture
Rachel K. Sebudde is a Senior Economist in the World Bank's Africa, Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit. She has over 15 years of policy... Read more »
Ricardo Gazel's picture
Ricardo Gazel, a citizen of Brazil, received his B.A. degree in Economics from University of Minas Gerais, Brazil in 1981. He worked in the private and... Read more »
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Samuel Maimbo is a Lead Financial Sector Specialist with the Africa Financial and Private Sector Development Unit. He has expertise in a range of... Read more »
Sandeep Mahajan's picture
Sandeep Mahajan is the World Bank's Lead Economist for South Africa. Read more »
Sarah Clavel's picture
A social media intern for the Africa region of the World Bank, Sarah Clavel, who was raised in Côte d'Ivoire, graduated from the University of Sussex... Read more »
Shanta Devarajan's picture

Shantayanan Devarajan is the Chief Economist of the World Bank’s Middle East and North Africa Region.  Since joining the World Bank in 1991, h... Read more »

Shiva Makki's picture

Shiva Makki joined the World Bank research department in 2004 as a senior economist.  He is part of a unit involved in financing, evaluating, ... Read more »

Stephen Vincent is the Program Manager of the World Bank's Sub-Saharan Africa Transport Policy Program.

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Stevan Lee's picture
Stevan Lee is a Senior Economist at the World Bank. Prior to that, he was an economist at the British Department for International Development (DFID).... Read more »
Stuti Khemani's picture

Stuti Khemani is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group and the Africa region’s Chief Economist’s office of the World Bank. Her area... Read more »

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Thomas Danielewitz's picture
Thomas Danielewitz is a statistician in the World Bank’s Development Data Group. In August 2011 he relocated to World Bank headquarters in Washington DC... Read more »
Thomas Dickinson's picture
Tom Dickinson, a social protection specialist at the World Bank, is implementing cash transfer programs in low-income countries, with a particular focus... Read more »
Tijan Sallah's picture
Tijan M. Sallah is an economist and currently manager, Capacity Development and Partnerships Unit of the Africa Region, the World Bank. He has published... Read more »
Tom Bundervoet's picture
Tom Bundervoet joined the World Bank in 2012 as Poverty Economist in Rwanda. Tom is an applied economist whose research mainly focuses on the impact... Read more »
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Vijay Pillai's picture
Vijay Pillai is currently World Bank's Country Manager in Sierra Leone. He has over 20 years of development experience with bilateral and multilateral... Read more »
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Waly Wane's picture

WALY WANE is an Economist in the Development Research Group (Public Services Team). He joined the bank in August 1999 after completing his Ph.D. a... Read more »

Will Wiseman's picture
Will Wiseman is the Sector Leader for Human Development in Turkey, based in the World Bank Ankara Office. Prior to this Will worked in Africa and Latin... Read more »
Wolfgang Fengler's picture

Wolfgang Fengler is the World Bank’s Country Sector Leader for the Private and Financial Sector for the Western Balkans. Previously, he served as t... Read more »

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Xiao Ye is an economist in the Africa Region Chief Economist's Office. In addition to providing sta... Read more »

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Yutaka's picture
Yutaka Yoshino is Economist with a joint appointment in the Office of the Chief Economist and the Office of the Sector Director,... Read more »
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Zeinab Partow's picture

Zeina Partow is a Senior Country Economist in the Africa Division of the World Bank.

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