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Aarthi Sivaraman works for the World Bank's Europe and Central Asia unit, where she is works on digital communications. Her Read more »
Abdoulaye Seck's picture

Abdoulaye Seck, a Senegalese National, is the World Bank’s Country Manager for Moldova.

Until mid-2011, Seck was on a two-year external... Read more »

Adam Wagstaff's picture

Adam Wagstaff is Research Manager of the Human Development and Public Services team in the Development Research Group. He holds a DPhil in economic... Read more »

Adriana Jordanova Damianova's picture
Adriana Damianova is a Lead Environmental Specialist and Program Team Leader in Europe and Central Asia Region, the Sustainable Development Department.... Read more »
Alassane Sow's picture
Alastair McKechnie's picture

Alastair McKechnie has worked for the past twenty seven years in various positions, his previous position being Country Director for Afghanistan, B... Read more »

Aleem Walji's picture

Aleem Walji is the director of the World Bank’s Innovation Labs. He oversees open government, transparency, and accountability initiatives with par... Read more »

Alex Kremer's picture
Alex Kremer has served as Country Manager for the Kyrgyz Republic and Turkmenistan since September 2010. He is based in Bishkek. Alex’s priority is to... Read more »
Alison Schafer's picture

 Alison Schafer is a multimedia producer with World Bank External Affairs.

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Alys Willman's picture
Alys Willman is a social development specialist for the Read more »
Amy is the Online Communications Officer for Gender and Development at the World Bank. Read more »
Anders Hjorth Agerskov's picture

Anders Hjorth Agerskov heads the World Bank's Preventive Services Unit in the Integrity Vice Presidency. The unit is responsible for provide just-... Read more »

Andrea Alarcon's picture

Andrea, originally from Colombia, loves reporting in different languages. She’s passionate about writing, web design, travel and international coll... Read more »

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Angie Gentile's picture

Angie Gentile is Head of Communications for the Concessional Finance & Global Partnerships Vice Presidency, the unit that oversees the rep... Read more »

Anil Sinha's picture
Anil Sinha is Regional Head Inclusive Business South Asia based in New Delhi. He was till recently, the Regional Head of Advisory Services in South Asia... Read more »
Anthony Lambkin's picture
Anthony is the Technical Lead for infoDev's Climate Technology Program, which is establishing a network of Climate Innovation Centers (CIC) in... Read more »
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Arathi Sundaravadanan's picture
Arathi Sundaravadanan is an online communications officer at the World Bank Institute. Read more »
Artem Kolesnikov's picture
Artem Kolesnikov is the Online Producer and Russian Editor at the World Bank. Since joining the Bank in 2003, Artem worked as a public... Read more »
Arup Banerji's picture
Dr. Arup Banerji is the World Bank’s global Director for Social Protection and Labor, overseeing the World Bank’s strategy and knowledge work on labor... Read more »
Ashraf Al-Saeed | Voices and Views: Middle East and North Africa @import url("https://blogs.worldbank.org/arabvoices/modules/system/system.base.css... Read more »
Aude-Sophie Rodella's picture
Aude-Sophie is an Economist at the Poverty Reduction, Gender and Equity unit in the Latin America and Caribbean region. She focuses on vulnerability,... Read more »
Audrey Liounis is a Communications Officer in the Bank's operational communications group. Read more »
Augusto de la Torre's picture
Before his appointment as the region’s chief economist, Augusto de la Torre was a senior advisor responsible for financial matters in Latin America and... 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 »
Axel van Trotsenburg's picture
Axel van Trotsenburg assumed the role of World Bank East Asia and Pacific Regional Vice President on February 1, 2013. He oversees a portfolio of over... Read more »
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Bahar Salimova's picture

Bahar Salimova is an Information Officer with the World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group (IEG). Prior to joining IEG, Bahar worked with the Unit... Read more »

Bassam Sebti's picture
Arabic Editor/Online Communications Associate at the World Bank ... Read more »
Beata Płonka is a senior social scientist and a communications consultant working since 2003 for the World Bank, International Finance Corporation, UN... Read more »
Benedikt Lukas Signer's picture
Benedikt Signer works on strategy and partnerships in the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR). He supports GFDRR's strategy... Read more »
Benjamin Herzberg's picture
Benjamin Herzberg is Program Lead, Private Sector Engagement for Good Governance (PSGG) at the World Bank Institute. Before joining, he was Senior... Read more »
Birgit Hansl's picture
Birgit Hansl, a German national, is the World Bank’s Lead Economist for... Read more »
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Buyant Erdene Khaltarkhuu's picture
Buyant Erdene Khaltarkhuu, a Mongolian national, is a Statistical Analyst at the World Bank in Washington DC. She is an... Read more »
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Can Kevenk's picture

 Can Kevenk is a communications consultant with the World Bank Office of the Publisher.

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Carlos Molina's picture
In his role as Regional Web Editor for the Latin America and Caribbean Region Carlos oversees several regional sites and writes web features. Prior to... Read more »
Carolina Vaira's picture
Caroline Anstey's picture

A UK national, Caroline Anstey, joined the World Bank in 1995 after an earlier career in politics and journalism. She worked as Political Assistant... Read more »

Caroline Rusten's picture
Caroline Rusten is a Senior Social Development Specialist in Social Accountability & DFGG Cluster in the Social Development Department at the World... Read more »
Caterina Ruggeri Laderchi's picture
Caterina Ruggeri Laderchi is a senior economist in the World Bank's Europe and Central Asia unit. She joined the World Bank in 2003, and worked on... Read more »
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Charles Cormier's picture
Charles Cormier is a program manager in the South Asia Sustainable Development Department's Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change unit. He has... Read more »
Chris Vein's picture
Chris Vein is the Senior Manager of the World Bank's ICT unit. Read more »
Christine Montgomery's picture
Christine manages the World Bank Group's Web Program in External and Corporate Relations. Read more »
Christopher Finch's picture
Christopher Neal's picture
Christopher Neal is the Senior Communications Officer of the World Bank’s Sustainable Energy Department. Read more »
Christopher Thomas's picture

World Bank Sector Manager, Human Development

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Christopher Walsh's picture
Christopher Walsh joined the World Bank Group's water practice to communicate knowledge from staff water experts to the global public, and to shepherd... Read more »
Cristian Aedo's picture
Cristian Aedo is a Senior Education Economist in the Europe and Central Asia Human Development Sector, the World Bank. He has published numerous... Read more »
Cristian Baeza's picture
Cristian Baeza is a former World Bank Director for Health Nutrition and Population. Read more »
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David Bernstein's picture

David Bernstein is a lawyer who has worked in private legal practice, for the U.S. State Department and for the European Bank for Reconstruction an... Read more »

 

David Hawkes heads the Special Litigation Unit at the World Bank Integrity Vice Presidency. Previously M... Read more »
Professor, Department of Economics, Brown University. Read more »
David Olivier Treguer's picture
David Treguer holds a Ph.D. in economics from Ecole Polytechnique in Paris and works on issues of inclusive green growth and agriculture for the World... Read more »
David Wilson's picture
David Wilson is the World Bank's Global AIDS Program Director and was previously the Bank's Lead HIV Specialist. His work on HIV/AIDS spans almost 25... Read more »
Denise Esohe Odaro's picture
Esohe  joined IFC as a Financial Officer in 2012 as part of the inaugural team establishing the investor relations function for the institution.... Read more »
Derek Warren's picture

Derek Warren is a Senior Communications Officer with the London office of the World Bank.

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Dina Elnaggar's picture
Dina Elnaggar is a Senior Communications Officer at the World Bank Integrity Vice Presidency. The World Bank Group's integrity mission is designed... Read more »
Dipan Bose's picture

Dipan Bose is a Road Safety Specialist with the Global Road Safety Facility (GRSF) at the World Bank's Transport Anchor. He is a road safety engine... Read more »

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Donna has enjoyed working in online news and communications since 1998. A consultant at the World Bank, she has worked for AOL a... Read more »

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Elizabeth Gibbens's picture
Elizabeth Gibbens is an experienced communicator with expertise in knowledge management and social media, working in the IFC Gender Secretariat. She... Read more »
Elizabeth Howton's picture
Elizabeth Howton is the World Bank's Global Web Editor, responsible for the homepage, the Voices blog, and shaping the Bank's online presence.... Read more »
Elizabeth King's picture

Elizabeth King is Director of Education and Acting Vice President in the Human Development Network of the World Bank. In this position, she is... Read more »

Ellysar Baroudy's picture
Ellysar Baroudy has a background in environmental science and has been working at the World Bank in Washington for five years. She is currently managing... Read more »
Emi Suzuki's picture
Emi Suzuki, Ph.D., is a Demographer at the World Bank. Her areas of interest are demography and health statistics. She has over 11 years experience in... Read more »
Emily Sinnott's picture

Emily Sinnott is a senior economist in the Human Development Economics Unit of the European and Central Asia Department of the World Bank and co-au... Read more »

Enzo de Laurentiis's picture
Enzo de Laurentiis has served as the Regional Procurement Manager of the Latin America and Caribbean Region of the World Bank since 2006. On behalf of... Read more »
Erin Scronce's picture
Erin Scronce joined the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP) in November of 2011 as marketing manager and website editor. She manages the CGAP... Read more »
Eva Jarawan's picture

Sector Manager, World Bank Health, Nutrition & Population Sector, Africa Region

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Fabrice Houdart's picture
Fabrice Houdart is senior country officer for the Maghreb and is managing a Nordic Trust Fund grant, "Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and... Read more »
Federico Escaler's picture
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Fionna Douglas's picture

Fionna Douglas is the communications manager for the World Bank's Sustainable Development Network. Prior to that position, she served as&... Read more »

Francesca Recanatini's picture

Francesca has worked on governance, integrity and corruption since the beginning of her career working at the Center of Institutional Reform... Read more »

Francis Ghesquiere's picture
Francis Ghesquiere is Manager of the Disaster Risk Management Practice of the World Bank and Head of the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction &... Read more »
Francisco G. Carneiro's picture
The author is a Lead Economist for Central Asia in the Europe and Central Asia Region in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) Department... Read more »
Francisco Marmolejo's picture
Francisco Marmolejo is the World Bank’s Lead Tertiary Education Specialist and Coordinator of its Network of Higher Education Specialists. He serves as... Read more »
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Gallina Andronova Vincelette's picture
Gallina is a Senior Economist in the World Bank’s Europe and Central Asia region, covering the European Union new member states. She is a macroeconomist... Read more »
Gary Stuggins's picture
Gary Stuggins is the lead economist for Europe and Central Asia at the World Bank. Read more »
Ghulam Dastagir Sayed's picture
Ghulam is a Senior Health Specialist in the New Delhi office in India. Read more »
Giorgia DeMarchi's picture
Giorgia DeMarchi is a Junior Professional Associate (JPA) at the World Bank, working in the Poverty Reduction Economic Management (PREM) unit. Read more »
Grahame Dixie's picture
Grahame Dixie has over 35 year of experience as a practitioner of agricultural development and is currently the World Bank's agribusiness advisor... Read more »
Grant Cameron's picture
Grant Cameron is a Manager at the World Bank in Washington DC. He leads a team supporting developing countries improve their capacity to produce data... Read more »
Gregory Kisunko's picture
Gregory Kisunko works for the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Department of the Eastern Europe and Central Asia Vice-unit of the World Bank... Read more »
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Han Fraeters's picture
Mr. Fraeters is Manager at the World Bank Institute and leads the World Bank’s South-South Knowledge Exchange agenda. This new agenda for the World Bank... Read more »
Hannah George is team Lead for the Access to Information (AI) unit in External Affairs. She coordinates with various groups across the organization and... Read more »
Harikumar Gadde's picture
Hari is a carbon finance specialist in the World Bank's Carbon Finance Unit and is part of the Policy and Methodology team. He has been working for more... Read more »
Harry A. Patrinos's picture

Harry Anthony Patrinos is a Manager at the World Bank's education sector. He specializes in all areas of education, especially school-based managem... Read more »

Herbert Boh's picture

Senior Communications Officer, World Bank Africa Region

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Jacqueline Devine's picture
Jacqueline is the Senior Social Marketing Specialist at the Water and Sanitation Program of the World Bank, providing technical advice in behavior... Read more »
Jaime Saavedra-Chanduvi's picture

A native of Peru, Saavedra-Chanduvi has overseen oper... Read more »

Jamal Saghir's picture
Jan Walliser's picture

.Jan Walliser is sector manager for Poverty Reduction and Economic Management in the World Bank’s Africa Region. In his current position, he overse... Read more »

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Jean-Michel Happi's picture
Jean-Michel Happi is the World Bank’s Country Manager for Armenia. He provides leadership on the overall policy reform agenda for the country,... Read more »

Jeanne M. Hauch is a Senior Investigator with the East Asia Pacific Team of the Integrity Vice Presidency of the World Bank. Before joining the Wor... Read more »

Jee-Peng Tan's picture
Jee Peng TAN is currently Education Advisor in the Human Development Network of the World Bank where she coordinates the Network’s Bank-wide program on... Read more »
Jeff McCoy's picture

Jeff develops and manages products that enable greater access to the Bank’s rich repository of information.   He oversaw the development ... Read more »

Jeni Klugman's picture
Jeni Klugman is the Director of Gender and Development at the World Bank Group. In her current role, she acts as lead spokesperson for gender equality... Read more »
Jessica Sinclair Taylor's picture
Jessica Sinclair Taylor is the Communications Officer for the Mwananchi Programme, a 5 year DFID-funded... Read more »
Jim Rosenberg's picture
Jim leads the World Bank's global corporate online & social media efforts including content strategy, innovation, rapid response, and campaigns in... Read more »
Jim Yong Kim's picture

Jim Yong Kim, M.D., Ph.D., became the 12th President of the World Bank Group on July 1, 2012.

A physician and anthropologist, Dr. Ki... Read more »

Joachim von Amsberg's picture

Joachim von Amsberg became Vice President of Concessional Finance and Global Partnerships (Read more »

Joaquin Toro's picture
Joaquín Toro is a senior disaster risk management specialist at the World Bank, responsible for the portfolio of disaster risk projects in South America... Read more »
Johan Mistiaen's picture
Johan A. Mistiaen, a Belgian national, is a Senior Economist-Statistician at the World Bank in Washington DC. He currently leads the Bank’s socio... 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 »
Mr. Donnelly is the communications advisor for World Bank President Jim Yong Kim. He was vice president and senior editor at Burness Communications and... Read more »
John Garrison's picture

John Garrison, joined the World Bank in 1996 as a Civil Society Specialist.  He spent the first five years working in the Bank’s office in Bra... Read more »

John Nash's picture
John Nash is a lead economist in the Sustainable Development Department of the World Bank's Latin America and the Caribbean region, dealing with issues... Read more »
Jordan Schwartz's picture

Jordan Schwartz is the World Bank's Manager for Infrastructure Policy, based at the Bank's global infrastructure hub in Singapore. He has worked in... Read more »

Jorge Coarasa's picture
Jorge Coarasa is a Senior Economist with the World Bank Group Investment Climate Department where he focuses on private participation in health and... Read more »
Jos Verbeek's picture
Jos Verbeek, is a lead economist at the World Bank and leads the work on the Global Monitoring Report. He is an economist with expertise in country... Read more »
José Cuesta's picture

José Cuesta is a development economist with a Ph.D. in economics from Oxford University. He is an affiliated professor at Georgetown University's M... Read more »

Jose Luis Irigoyen's picture
Mr. Irigoyen is the Director for the Transport, Water, Information and Communications Technologies, and Infrastructure Finance Department in the... Read more »
Josefina Posadas's picture
Josefina Posadas is an Economist at the Gender and Development Group of the Poverty Reduction Network in the World Bank. She holds a Ph.D. from Boston... Read more »
Juan Feng's picture
Juan Feng, a Chinese national, is an Economist at the World Bank in Washington DC. She joined the Bank in 2008, and has since focused most of her... Read more »
Juergen Voegele's picture
Juergen Vogele is the director for the Agriculture and Environmental Services Department of the World Bank. In this role, he leads the department... Read more »
Julia Bucknall's picture
Julia Bucknall is currently the Manager of the Bank's central unit for Water, known as the Water Anchor. She has also worked as a Lead Natural Resources... Read more »
Julia Ross's picture
Julia Ross is an Online Communications Officer at the World Bank, where she works with the health, education and social protection/labor teams. Prior to... Read more »
Julian Lee's picture
Julian Lee is an Environment Specialist in the Agriculture and Environmental Services Department, where he primarily works to promote the conservation... 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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Karin Christiansen's picture
Karin Christiansen is the Director of Publish What You Fund.  Prior to setting up Publish What You Fund she worked as the Policy... Read more »
Kaspar Richter's picture

Kaspar Richter, a German national, is the World Bank’s lead economist for the Russian Federation, and Country Sector Coordinator in the Poverty Re... Read more »

Katsuyoshi Tachiiri's picture
立入 勝義 - Katsuyoshi “Will” Tachiiri
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Kaushik Basu's picture
Kaushik Basu became Senior Vice President for Development Economics and World Bank Chief Economist on October 1, 2012. Prior to that, he was Chief... Read more »
Kavita Watsa's picture

As a Communications Officer in the World Bank’s Africa Human Development department, Kavita works on health, education, and social protection. Prio... Read more »

Keith Hansen's picture
Keith Hansen is one of two Global Practices Vice Presidents at the World Bank Group. Keith's key responsibilities include the set-up and oversight of... Read more »
Keith McLean's picture
Keith Mclean is a Lead Social Development Specialist in the World Bank Institute’s Social Accountability Practice. Keith coordinates the programs... Read more »
Ken received a B.S. in zoology from Cornell and a doctorate at The Johns Hopkins University. He was a Peace Corps volunteer in Colombia and has traveled... 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 »
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Laura Ralston's picture
Laura Ralston is an Economist in the Global Center for Conflict, Security and Development of the World Bank, a unit that focuses on improving the... Read more »
Laura Tuck's picture
Laura Tuck was appointed as the World Bank’s Vice President for Europe and Central Asia<... Read more »
Leila Rafei's picture
Leila Rafei works with the Client Services and Communications (CSC) team of Development Data Group. She joined the World Bank in September 2012 after... Read more »
Leonard McCarthy's picture

McCarthy has earned international recognition for investigations and prosecutions of individuals engaged in corruption as head of South Africa’s D... Read more »

Leslie Elder's picture
Leslie Elder is a member of the SecureNutrition core team, and a Senior Nutrition Specialist and Nutrition Cluster Leader in the Health, Nutrition and... Read more »
Liana Pistell's picture

Liana manages the World Bank's global corporate social media efforts, including content strategy, social marketing and campaigns. She is passionate... Read more »

Lili Mottaghi's picture
Lili Mottaghi is an Economist in the Chief Economist Office for the Middle East and North Africa Region of the World Bank. She works on economic growth,... Read more »
Liping Jiang's picture
Liping Jiang is a senior irrigation engineer working in the East Asia and the Pacific, Sustainable Development Unit at the World Bank. He has previously... Read more »
Livia Barton's picture

Livia has spent the past several years helping companies and organizations increase audience reach and awareness about their products and services... Read more »

Liviane Urquiza's picture
Liviane is YouThink!'s French web editor.
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Luis Arroyo's picture
Luis Arroyo ha trabajado en el Palacio de la Moncloa y en otros altos puestos del Gobierno español. Asesora a gobiernos, primeros ministros, y a líderes... Read more »
Lynne Sherburne-Benz's picture

 

Lynne D. Sherburne-Benz is Sector Manager, Social Protection in the World ... Read more »

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Mahmoud Mohieldin's picture
Mahmoud Mohieldin is the World Bank Group president’s special envoy. He also serves as the World Bank representative at G20 Deputies Meetings. He holds... Read more »
Maitreyi Bordia Das's picture
Maitreyi Bordia Das is Lead Social Development Specialist and Team Leader for Social Inclusion in the Read more »
Mamata Pokharel's picture

Mamata is always on the lookout for new and inspiring stories, and will be sharing some of her best finds with you right here on Youthink!

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Marcelo Giugale's picture

Marcelo Giugale is the World Bank's Director of Economic Policy and Poverty Reduction Programs for Africa. A citizen of Argentina and Italy, he hol... Read more »

Margaret Allen's picture

Margaret coordinates web program tasks and oversees audience feedback and research.

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Margaret Grosh's picture

Margaret Grosh is the Lead Economist for Human Development in the Latin American and Caribbean Region and co- leader for the Safety Nets Global Exp... Read more »

Marguerite Clarke's picture
Marguerite Clarke is a Senior Education Specialist in the Human Development Network of the World Bank. She holds a Ph.D. in educational measurement and... Read more »
Maria Correia's picture
Maria Correia is Sector Manager, Social Development in the South Asia Region. Since joining the Bank in 1994, she has held different positions on gender... Read more »
Maria Davalos's picture
Maria Davalos is an Economist at the World Bank, working with the Poverty Reduction Economic Management (PREM) unit in the Europe and Central Asia (ECA)... Read more »
Marko Rissanen's picture
Marko Rissanen, a Finnish national, is a Statistician at the World Bank Development Data Group in Washington, DC. Since joining the Bank in 2011, he has... Read more »
Markus Goldstein's picture

Markus Goldstein is a development economist with experience working in Sub-Saharan Africa, East Asia, and South Asia. He is currently the Gender Pr... Read more »

Martin Raiser's picture

Martin Raiser is the World Bank Country Director for Turkey. Much of his professional career was spent focusing on the transition from communism to... Read more »

Marwan Muasher's picture

Marwan Muasher, a Jordanian national, joined the World Bank as Senior Vice President of External Affairs on March 16, 2007, from his most recent po... Read more »

Maryna Taran's picture

Maryna is part of the Open Data Group and works on Financial Data and Client Services and Communications (CSC) teams. As part of the CSC team she w... Read more »

Matija Laco's picture
Matija Laco is a Country Economist working on EU11 countries based in the World Bank Brussels Office. His work focuses on macroeconomic and fiscal... Read more »
Mattias Lundberg's picture
Mattias Lundberg is Senior Economist in the Social Protection and Labor team of the World Bank, and is the World Bank's Focal Point on Youth.  He... Read more »
Maura K. Leary's picture
Maura K. Leary is the online communications officer for the World Bank’s Poverty Reduction and Equity department, and previously worked as a... Read more »
Mauro Azeredo's picture

Mauro Azeredo is the World Bank's communications officer for Brazil and responsible for developing and managing the Bank’s communications strategy ... Read more »

Meera Shekar's picture
Meera Shekar is Lead Health & Nutrition Specialist in the Africa region at the World Bank. In this position she is leading the development of a new... Read more »
Melanie Zipperer's picture

Senior Communications Officer, World Bank Africa Region

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Merrell Tuck-Primdahl's picture

Merrell is Senior Communications Officer in the World Bank’s Development Economics Vice Presidency, a job she has held since 2007. She has worked a... Read more »

Michael Rizzo's picture
Michael supports CGAP’s Knowledge Products, Communications and Web team in managing and marketing the 2012 Photo Contest, as well as supporting the... Read more »
Michael Trucano's picture

Michael Trucano is the World Bank's Senior ICT and Education Policy Specialist, serving as the organization's focal point on issues at the Read more »

Michel Rogy's picture
Michel Rogy joined the World Bank in 2011 to a) advise governments on policies and regulations that create a positive investment climate for... Read more »
Michelle Pabalan's picture
Michelle, or Pabsy, is a multimedia producer for the World Bank's External and Corporate Relations, Broadcast and Multimedia team. Previously, she was... Read more »

 

Mike Stefanovic is INT’s Manager of External Investigations, with prior experience as Chief Resident Inv... Read more »
Miriam Schneidman's picture
Miriam Schneidman is a Lead Health Specialist in the Africa Region of the World Bank. She has more than 30 years of experience working on health and... Read more »
Mizuki Yamanaka's picture
Mizuki Yamanaka is a Statistician in the Development Data Group at the World Bank. He works on the 2011 round of the International Comparison Program... Read more »
Mohamad Al-Arief's picture
Mohamad Al-Arief is the Senior Communications Officer for the World Bank's Human Development Network (HDN) in Washington DC. HDN oversees the... Read more »
Monique Vledder's picture

Senior Health Specialist and Program Manager, Health Results Innovation Trust Fund

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Munawer Sultan Khwaja's picture
Munawer Sultan Khwaja is a fiscal economist at the World Bank where he leads the tax reform efforts in ECA. Earlier, he held served as Director of Tax... Read more »
Muthukumara Mani's picture

Muthukumara Mani is a senior environmental economist in the Sustainable Development Department of the World Bank’s South Asia Region. He primarily ... Read more »

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Nada Hamadeh's picture
Nada Hamadeh is a Senior Statistician from the World Bank Development Data Group, and an expert on international comparisons of economic performance.... Read more »
Nasim Novin's picture
Nasim Novin works with the Gender Secretariat at IFC. In this role, she leads IFC's work on women's employment and WINvest, a partnership initiative... Read more »
Nena Stoiljkovic's picture
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala's picture

From September 2006 to November 2007, she was Distinguished Visiting Fellow at Brookings Institution. Prior to that, she was Minister of Foreign Af... Read more »

Nicholas Keyes's picture
Nicholas Keyes is the Communications Officer for ESMAP, the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program. Prior to joining the Bank in mid-2011, he was... Read more »
Nicole Amarteifio's picture
Originally from Ghana, Nicole Amarteifio has developed communication strategies for the Government of Ghana as well as for the United States African... Read more »
Nicole Frost's picture

Creating new ways of experiencing content online is a way of life for Nicole. For more than a decade she has led teams on developing web projects i... Read more »

Nina Vucenik's picture

Since joining the World Bank in 2003, Nina has worked as a news associate, web writer and editor. While fielding journalists’ questions, monitoring... Read more »

Norbert Mugwagwa's picture
Norbert Mugwagwa is a human development specialist with the World Bank for 23 years, who planned, implemented and managed multi-million dollar... 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 »
O.P. Agarwal is a Senior Urban Transport Specialist at the World Bank. For nearly 30 years, he was a member of the civil service in India and as one his... Read more »
Omar Arias's picture
Omar Arias is acting sector manager and lead economist in the Human Development Economics Unit for the World Bank Europe and Central Asia region.... Read more »
Oni Lusk-Stover's picture
Oni Lusk-Stover is an Education Operations Officer in the Human Development Network of the World Bank Group. She is the team leader for the Systems... Read more »
Otaviano Canuto's picture

Otaviano Canuto is the Senior Advisor on BRICS in the Development Economics Department, a new position established by Preside... Read more »

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became the World Bank’s Vice President for the Latin America and the Caribbean Region on January 1, 2005. She is a development e... Read more »

Patricio V. Marquez's picture
Patricio V. Marquez is a World Bank Lead Health Specialist and Human Development Sector Leader for Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone, as well as for... Read more »
Patrick Mullen's picture
Patrick is a Senior Health Specialist at the New Delhi office in India. Read more »
Patrick Osewe's picture

Patrick L. Osewe is Lead Health Specialist for the Southern Africa region of the World Bank. Based in South Africa, he provides technical assistanc... Read more »

Patti Petesch's picture
Patti Petesch specializes in qualitative field research on poverty, gender, conflict, and participatory development. She is a co-author of On Norms... Read more »
Paul Bermingham's picture
Paul Bermingham was appointed Director of Operations Services in the Operations Policy and Country Services vice-presidency of the World Bank in June... Read more »
Paul Clare's picture
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Paul Haynes is a Team Leader in INT's Research and Analysis Unit, responsible for developing INT's proac... Read more »
Peter Dewees's picture
Peter Dewees is Forests Adviser to the World Bank, where he works in the Agriculture and Environmental Services Department. The team he leads has... Read more »
Peter Hawkins's picture
Peter Hawkins is the country team leader for the Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) in Mozambique, based in Maputo, since 2007.  In addition to... Read more »
Peter Lanjouw's picture
PETER LANJOUW, a Dutch national, is Research Manager of the Poverty Group in the Development Economics Research Group of the World Bank. He is also an... Read more »
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Director of External Affairs, World Bank Africa Region

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Phil Crehan's picture
Phil Crehan is a social and human development consultant and works on a Nordic Trust Fund project, “Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Development... Read more »
Philip E. Karp's picture
Philip Karp is currently Advisor, Office of the regional vice president in East Asia and the Pacific in the World Bank. Previously, he was Regional... Read more »
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Quentin Wodon is an Adviser in the World Bank's Education Department where he leads the cluster on equity, resilience, and early childhood development.... Read more »
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Rachel Kyte is World Bank Group vice president and special envoy for climate change. She oversees work on climate change adaptation, mitigation,... Read more »
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Rachel Perks is a mining specialist with the Extractive Industries practice of the World Bank. Prior to joining the World Bank, she worked and lived for... Read more »
Randi Ryterman's picture

Randi Ryterman, a US national, joined the World Bank in 1992. She is the new director for Innovation and Change Management at the World Bank Instit... Read more »

Ravi Kumar's picture

Ravi Kumar is YouThink Editor and is part of the online and social media unit at the World Bank in Washington D.C.
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Reza Farivari's picture
Reza Farivari is a Lead Information Officer at the World Bank in Washington DC. He manages the Data and Information Systems, as well as the Client... Read more »
Richard Fix's picture

Richard Fix is the Senior Communications Officer in the World Bank’s Data Group. He and his team manage the group’s website and the distribution of... Read more »

Rita Almeida's picture
Rita K. Almeida is an Economist at the Human Development Social protection Unit of the World Bank. Between 2003 and 2006, she worked at the Development... Read more »
Robert Hawkins's picture

Robert Hawkins is a Sr. Education Specialist in the World Bank with a focus on science and technology as well as the role of technology in educatio... Read more »

Roberta V. Gatti's picture
Roberta Gatti is currently the coordinator for the World Bank Roma Inclusion agenda in Europe and Central Asia, based in Warsaw. Until recently, she was... Read more »
Ruslan Yemtsov's picture
Ruslan Yemtsov is a lead economist and team leader for social protection at the World Bank. Prior to his current position, he worked as a poverty... Read more »
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Sabrina Haque joined the World Bank in 2013 and is working as a knowledge-support consultant for the Water... Read more »
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Sadia Afroze Chowdhury, MD, MPH, a Bangladeshi national, is the Bank's lead specialist on reproductive health.Sadia, joined the Bank in 1998, and h... Read more »

Sam Raymond's picture
Sam Raymond is a Consultant with infoDev’s Access to Finance Program. His work with the World Bank Group centers on the development of projects that... Read more »
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Sandra runs the World Bank Finances Program by day and works on community efforts on education, active transportation, and open government by night.... Read more »
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Mr. Sanjay Pradhan is the Vice President of the World Bank Institute. He assumed this position in October 2008. Mr. Pradhan earlier served as the... Read more »
Saroj Kumar Jha, is the Manager of the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), a partnership of 38 countries and 7 international... Read more »
Sarosh Sattar's picture
Sarosh Sattar is an economist at the World Bank. She is the Regional Gender Coordinator for the Europe and Central Asia Region. She received her Ph.D.... Read more »
Sergio Jellinek's picture
Sergio Jellinek oversees the Bank's communications for Latin America and the Caribbean. He is a founder of the COM+ Alliance, a partnership of... Read more »
Shaida Badiee's picture

Shaida Badiee, an Iranian national, directs the unit that produces the Bank's statistical products, with her work focused on economic information a... Read more »

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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 »

Shynar Jetpissova's picture
Shynar Jetpissova is a communications associate in the World Bank's Kazakhstan country office. Her work entails operational and strategic communication... Read more »
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Simon Robertson has worked in (law) enforcement for over 30 years and holds an MA in Criminal Intelligen... Read more »

Photographer and Multimedia Editor

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The report "Inclusion Matters: The Foundation for Shared Prosperity" examines social inclusion and the impact on development. The report ... Read more »
Soren Gigler's picture
Soren Gigler is leading the Mapping for Results Initiative at the World Bank Institute. He is a political economist and since the end of the 1990s has... Read more »
Souleymane Coulibaly's picture
Souleymane Coulibaly is from Cote d'Ivoire, and is currently the World Bank’s Senior Country Economist for Armenia, and the Europe and Central Asia... Read more »
Social protection and labor systems buffer individuals from shocks and equip them to improve their livelihoods and create opportunities, building a... Read more »
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Sri Mulyani Indrawati, Managing Director, joined the World Bank in June 2010. She is responsible for the Bank’s operations in Africa, East Asia &am... Read more »

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Stephen Davenport's picture

Stephen Davenport is a Senior Governance Specialist at the World Bank Institute. He is an International Development and Technology professional wit... Read more »

Stephen Zimmermann's picture
Stephen Zimmermann is the Director of Operations for the World Bank’s Integrity Vice Presidency, the unit charged with detecting, investigating and... Read more »
Steve Knack's picture
Stephen Knack is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group and in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management unit of the World Bank Group.... Read more »
Stuart Yikona's picture
Stuart Yikona, is a Senior Financial Sector Specialist with the World Bank in the Financial Market Integrity Service Line. Prior to joining the World... Read more »
Sylvie K. Bossoutrot's picture
Sylvie K. Bossoutrot is Sector Leader for private and finance sector at the World Bank in Russia. Read more »
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Tamar Manuelyan Atinc's picture

Ms. Manuelyan Atinc is a former Vice President for Human Development Network, which leads the organization’s work on health, education, s... Read more »

Tariq Khokhar's picture
Tariq Khokhar is a Data Scientist and the institution's Open Data Evangelist. His interests lie where technology, transparency, poverty and data meet.... Read more »
Tawia Addo-Ashong's picture
Tawia Addo-Ashong has been program coordinator for the Global Road Safety Facility since 2010. She is an engineer orginally from Ghana and has worked in... Read more »
Tazeen Hasan's picture
Tazeen Hasan is a Senior Legal Specialist in the Gender and Development Unit. She is the co-author of a recent book on Empowering Women: Legal... Read more »
Theo Janse van Rensburg's picture

Theo Janse van Rensburg contributes to the department’s annual flagship publication, Global Economic Prospects, as the main author of the global ou... Read more »

Tigran Shmis's picture
Tigran Shmis is an Education Specialist in the World Bank’s Moscow office. He joined the Bank in 2007 as a Research Analyst for the Education team in... Read more »
Tim Evans's picture
Timothy G. Evans is the Director, Health, Nutrition and Population at the World Bank. Dr. Evans has been active in the international health arena for... Read more »
Tim Herzog's picture
Tim is an Open Data Specialist at the World Bank, where he supports ongoing efforts to expand and improve the Bank's portfolio of open data products,... Read more »
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Tim is a Forensic Accountant by training. He has been involved in corruption and asset recovery wor... Read more »

Truman Packard's picture
Truman Packard is a Lead Economist and has worked in various operational positions at the World Bank since 1997. Trained as a labor economist, his work... Read more »
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Valerie Hickey is an environmental scientist and conservation biologist who specializes in biodiversity. Read more »
Valerie Morrica's picture

Valerie Morrica is a Social Development Specialist in the World Bank's Europe and Central Asia Region. She focuses on social inclusion issues - in ... Read more »

Valerie Nussenblatt's picture
Valerie Nussenblatt is a consultant in the World Bank's Africa Region specializing in justice sector issues and competitiveness. She has also worked in... Read more »
Victor Neagu's picture
Victor Neagu is a communications associate in the World Bank's Moldova country office. Victor's work entails operational and strategic communication for... Read more »
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Vinay Bhargava's picture

Vinay Bhargava is chief technical adviser and a board member at an international NGO, the Read more »

Vinita Ranade's picture
Vinita Ranade trabaja como consultora en comunicaciones para la web del Banco Mundial en Nueva Dehli, India. Read more »
Vinod Thomas's picture
Vinod Thomas was Director-General and Senior Vice President, Independent Evaluation Group at the World Bank Group until his retirement in August 2011.... Read more »
Vivien Foster's picture
Vivien Foster is the Manager of the Sustainable Energy department of the World Bank. Earlier, she was the Lead Economist in the Office of the Director... Read more »
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Will Martin is Research Manager, Agriculture and Rural Development, in the Development Research Group. He obtained his first degrees from... Read more »

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William Byrd is currently serving in the World Bank’s Headquarters in Washington, DC as Economic Adviser in the Fragile and Conflict Affected Count... Read more »