Senior Agriculture Economist, World Bank
Bekzod Shamsiev is a Senior Agriculture Economist working in the Europe and Central Asia (ECA) Region. An Uzbekistan national, he is based in Washington DC and has been with the Bank since 1999, leading a broad range of operational and analytical assignments in 15 countries in ECA and South Asia ranging from design and implementation of commodity specific value chain development programs to building multi-sector multi-country modelling tools. He is passionate about economic and community development solutions which are both practical and intelligent. Before joining the World Bank, Bekzod worked in the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the private sector. Bekzod has a Master’s Degree in Agricultural Economics from the School of Social Sciences, University of Manchester as well as a Master’s Degree in International Policy and Practice from the Elliot School of International Affairs, George Washington University.
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