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Aashish Mehta is a development economist and Associate Professor in the Global Studies Department at the University of California-Santa... Read more »

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

Until mid-2011, Seck was on a tw... Read more »

Abha Joshi-Ghani is the Director for Knowledge and Learning at the World Bank in the Change Knowledge and Learning Vice Presidency. She... Read more »
Rev. Adam Russell Taylor currently serves as the Lead for the Faith-Based Initiative at the World Bank Group.  Taylor formerly... Read more »

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

Dr. Ademola Braimoh is a Sustainability Scientist with expertise in soil management, human-environment relationships, land-use modeling... Read more »

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

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

Alejandra de Lecea is a communications associate in the Web and Social Media Team of the External and Corporate Relations at the... Read more »
Alex Kremer has served as Country Manager for Moldova since August 2014. He is based in Chisinau.
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Ali Zafar is currently Senior Economist in the Africa Region of the World Bank and has operational experience in several regions of the... Read more »

Alison Ofotalau is a Communications Officer  for the World Bank Country Office in Honiara, Solomon Islands. Before she joined t... Read more »

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

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Alys Willman is a social development specialist for the Read more »
Amanda Feuerstein works in communications at the World Bank spreading the word about the positive impacts human interventions... Read more »
Amy leads digital communications for the World Bank's Gender Group. Read more »
Ana Revenga is the Senior Director of the Poverty Global Practice at the World Bank Group. 
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Anders Hjorth Agerskov heads the World Bank's Preventive Services Unit in the Integrity Vice Presidency. The unit is responsible fo... Read more »

André Aquino is a Senior Natural Resources Management Specialist at the World Bank's Environment and Natural Resources Global... Read more »

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

Andy Shuai Liu is an online communications producer with the World Bank focusing on issues related to the environment, energy and natural... Read more »
Angel Gurría is the Secretary-General of Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Born on May 8th, 1950, in Tampico... Read more »

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

Anil Sinha is Regional Head Inclusive Business South Asia based in New Delhi. He was till recently, the Regional Head of Advisory... Read more »
Anita Marangoly George is Senior Director of the World Bank Group’s Global Practice on Energy and Extractive Industries. In this position... Read more »
Anthony is the Technical Lead for infoDev's Climate Technology Program, which is establishing a network of Climate Innovation Centers ... Read more »
 Anuja Utz is Senior Operations Officer at the Center for Mediterranean Integration (CMI) based in Marseille, France. As Program... Read more »
Anupam is a trained ecologist having wide experience in the fields of ecosystem analysis, biodiversity conservation, protected area... Read more »
Arathi Sundaravadanan is an online communications officer at the World Bank Institute. Read more »
Artavazd Hakobyan is a Food Safety Specialist in the Agriculture Global Practice and Global Food Safety Partnership, where he promotes... Read more »
Artem Kolesnikov is the Online Producer and Russian Editor at the World Bank. Since joining the Bank in 2003, Artem worked ... Read more »
Dr. Arup Banerji is the World Bank’s Senior Director for Social Protection and Labor, overseeing the World Bank’s strategy and... Read more »
Aude-Sophie is an Economist at the Poverty Reduction, Gender and Equity unit in the Latin America and Caribbean region. She focuses on... Read more »
Before his appointment as the region’s chief economist, Augusto de la Torre was a senior advisor responsible for financial matters in... Read more »
Augusto Lopez-Claros is the director of Global Indicators Group at the World Bank Group. He was chief economist and director of the... Read more »
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... Read more »
Aurora Ferrari is a Practice Manager in the Finance & Markets Global Practice for Europe and Central Asia and Middle east and North... Read more »
Axel van Trotsenburg assumed the role of World Bank East Asia and Pacific Regional Vice President on February 1, 2013. He oversees a... Read more »
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Bahar Alsharif, IFC’s Deputy Treasurer, has more than 25 years of experience in treasury operations and portfolio management.... Read more »

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

Prior to the World Bank, Sebti worked as a Senior Arabic Editor/Iraq Assignment Editor at General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT)... Read more »
Benedikt Signer works in the World Bank-GFDRR Disaster Risk Financing and Insurance Program, primarily on sovereign DRFI and integrating... Read more »
Benjamin Herzberg is Program Lead, Private Sector Engagement for Good Governance (PSGG) at the World Bank Institute. Before joining, he... Read more »
Bertrand Badré, as Managing Director and World Bank Group Chief Financial Officer, is responsible for the financial and risk management... Read more »
Binh Thang Cao is a Senior Agricultural Specialist based in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam. He joined the Bank in 1998 and has worked on... Read more »
Birgit Hansl, a German national, is the World Bank’s Read more »
Bruno is a data scientist at LLI's Innovation Labs. His primary responsibilities are to lead the work on Big Data initiatives. He has a... Read more »
Buyant Erdene Khaltarkhuu, a Mongolian national, is a Statistical Analyst at the World Bank in Washington DC.... Read more »
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 Can Kevenk is a communications consultant with the World Bank Office of the Publisher.

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Can Selçuki is an Economist in the World Bank Ankara Office working in the Private and Financial Sector Development Unit. Prior to... Read more »
Caren Grown is an internationally recognized expert on gender issues in development. Prior to joining the Bank, she was Economist-In... Read more »
In his role as Regional Web Editor for the Latin America and Caribbean Region Carlos oversees several regional sites and writes web... Read more »

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

Caroline Rusten is a Senior Social Development Specialist in Social Accountability & DFGG Cluster in the Social Development... Read more »
Caterina Ruggeri Laderchi is a senior economist in the World Bank's Europe and Central Asia unit. She joined the World Bank in 2003,... Read more »
Chandrani Raysarkar is a consultant in the Education and Social Protection and Labor Global Practices in the Africa Region of the World... Read more »

Changyong Rhee assumed his current position as Director of the Asia and Pacific Department of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) ... Read more »

Charles Feinstein is Director of the World Bank’s Energy and Extractives Global Practice. In this role he is responsible for the ope... Read more »

Chris is a Lead Economist and Cluster Leader in the Agriculture Global Practice based in Hanoi, Vietnam. He joined the Bank in 2004 and... Read more »
Chris Vein is the Senior Manager of the World Bank's ICT unit. Read more »
Christian Eigen-Zucchi is a Senior Economist in the Development Economics - Prospects Group, where his responsibilities include... Read more »
Christine manages the World Bank Group's Web Program in External and Corporate Relations. Read more »
Christopher Neal is the Senior Communications Officer of the World Bank’s Sustainable Energy Department. Read more »

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Christopher Walsh joined the World Bank Group's water practice to communicate knowledge from staff water experts to the global public,... Read more »
Claudia Costin, a Brazilian national, is the Senior Director for Education at the World Bank.
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Clive Harris is the Practice Manager in the Public Private Partnerships Group of the World Bank Group.  The PPP Group advises on the... Read more »
Cristian Aedo is a Senior Education Economist in the Europe and Central Asia Human Development Sector, the World Bank. He has published... Read more »
Cristian Baeza is a former World Bank Director for Health Nutrition and Population. Read more »

Cyril Muller joined External and Corporate Relations as vice president in November 2011.

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Dan Traficonte is an intern with the Public Integrity and Openness Department of the World Bank Group’s Governance Global Practice. He... Read more »
Daniel Ayalew Ali is an economist at the agriculture and rural development unit of the research department of the World Bank. His main... Read more »
David Beckmann is one of the foremost U.S. advocates for hungry people. He has been president of Bread for the World since 1991, leading... Read more »

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

David Love is the Chief Supply Chain Officer for Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co). In this position, Love is responsible for the... Read more »
David M. Gould is Lead Economist in the Europe and Central Asia (ECA) Region of the World Bank. David is the author of several books and... Read more »
David Treguer holds a Ph.D. in economics from Ecole Polytechnique in Paris and works on issues of inclusive green growth and agriculture... Read more »
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... Read more »
Davinia Levy is a consultant to the World Bank's Access to Information unit in External and Corporate Relations, Global Practices... Read more »
Deborah Winkler serves as a consultant to the World Bank Group's Trade Practice. She is also a Research Associate with the Schwartz... Read more »
Esohe  joined IFC as a Financial Officer in 2012 as part of the inaugural team establishing the investor relations function for the... Read more »

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

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Derick Bowen is a Consultant Economist in the Agriculture and Rural Development team within the World Bank Development Economics Research... Read more »
Dianzhong Shen is the Head of Social Science Research Institute housed in Liaoning Academy of Social Science in Shenyang, Liaoning... Read more »
Diji Chandrasekharan Behr is a Senior Natural Resource Economist at the World Bank Group. She manages Read more »
Dina Elnaggar is a Senior Communications Officer at the World Bank Integrity Vice Presidency. The World Bank Group's integrity... Read more »
Dina is head of Goldman Sachs’ Impact Investing business and president of the Goldman Sachs Foundation. She also serves as global head of... Read more »

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

Don is the Lead Specialist for Health, Nutrition and Population in the Africa Region

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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 and t... Read more »

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

Elizabeth King is a senior adviser working on Education at the World Bank. In her previous position, she was the... Read more »

Elizabeth L. Littlefield was appointed by President Obama as the President and CEO of Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), an... Read more »
Ellysar Baroudy has a background in environmental science and has been working at the World Bank in Washington for five years. She is... Read more »
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... Read more »

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

Emmanuel Py currently serves as an Infrastructure Specialist in the World Bank Group’s East Asia and Pacific Region's Energy Sector. He... Read more »
Enzo de Laurentiis is currently a Practice Manager in the Governance Global Practice, Public Integrity and Openness Unit of the World... Read more »
Eriko has over 20 years of development finance experience in the World Bank Group. At IFC, she leads the organization’s initiative to... Read more »
Erin Scronce joined the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP) in November of 2011 as marketing manager and website editor. She... Read more »
Mr. Erion Veliaj is the Minister for Youth and Social Welfare for Albania. His involvement in politics followed a long engagement in... Read more »
Etta Klosi is a consultant with the Multimedia Team in ECR. She has a twin focus on international development (privatization,... Read more »

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

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Fabrice Houdart is senior country officer for the Maghreb and is managing a Nordic Trust Fund grant, "Sexual Orientation, Gender... Read more »

Federica Ranghieri is an Environmental Specialist in the East Asian and Pacific Region of the World Bank, where she works mainly on ... Read more »

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

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

Francis Ghesquiere is Manager of the Disaster Risk Management Practice of the World Bank and Head of the Global Facility for Disaster... Read more »
Francisco Marmolejo is the World Bank’s Lead Tertiary Education Specialist and Coordinator of its Network of Higher Education Specialists... Read more »
Francisco Obreque, based in La Paz, Bolivia, joined the Bank as an Agricultural Specialist in June 2012. He has been... Read more »
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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... Read more »
Gary Stuggins is the lead economist for Europe and Central Asia at the World Bank. Read more »
Georgia Harley is a Justice Reform Specialist in the Governance Global Practice of the World Bank, working predominantly in Europe and... Read more »
German has over twenty years of experience in the emerging markets. He started his career in Agribusiness where he covered Asia, Latin... Read more »
Ghulam is a Senior Health Specialist in the New Delhi office in India. Read more »
Giorgia DeMarchi is a Junior Professional Associate (JPA) at the World Bank, working in the Poverty Reduction Economic Management (PREM)... Read more »
Giorgia Giovannetti is Professor of Economics at the University of Florence and part time Professor at the European University Institute,... Read more »
The four regional climate change investor groups IIGCC (Europe), INCR (North America), IGCC (Australia & New Zealand) and AIGCC (Asia... Read more »
Gloria M. Grandolini is Senior Director, Finance and Markets Global Practice  of the World Bank Group, since July 1, 2014,... Read more »
Grahame Dixie has over 35 year of experience as a practitioner of agricultural development and is currently the World Bank's... Read more »
Grant Cameron is a Manager at the World Bank in Washington DC. He leads a team supporting developing countries improve their capacity to... Read more »
Gregor Robertson was first elected Mayor of Vancouver, Canada, in 2008 and was reelected in 2011. Mayor Robertson spearheaded the... Read more »
Gregory Kisunko works for the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Department of the Eastern Europe and Central Asia Vice-unit of... Read more »
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Mr. Fraeters is Manager at the World Bank Institute and leads the World Bank’s South-South Knowledge Exchange agenda. This new agenda for... Read more »
The author is the Information, Communication and Learning Officer of Bangsamoro Development Agency for the Mindanao Trust Fund for... Read more »
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... Read more »

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

Senior Communications Officer, World Bank Africa Region

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Hernan Winkler is an economist in the Office of the Chief Economist for Europe and Central Asia (ECA) at the World Bank.... Read more »
Holger Dalkmann has fifteen years of experience working in the field of transport, sustainability and climate change. He joined the World... Read more »

Hon. Jean Philbert Nsengimana became Rwanda's Minister of Youth in December 2011. After merging the Ministry of Youth and Ministry o... Read more »

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Ignacio Mas is a Senior Research Fellow at the Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford. He has been Senior Advisor in ... Read more »

Igor Kheyfets is an Economist in the World Bank’s Education Global Practice. Since joining the World Bank in 2008, he has worked in the... Read more »
Ilias Skamnelos is a Senior Financial Sector Specialist at the World Bank. He is a Ph.D. macro-financial economist, with a passion for... Read more »
Mr. Domashov is the deputy chair of BIOM, an Environmental Movement NGO. Within the team of specialists, he is the curator of... Read more »
Irene Arias joined IFC in 1999. Prior to being appointed LAC director, Arias was Regional Manager for the Andean Region, overseeing five... Read more »

Isabel Hagbrink is the Senior Communications Officer of the World Bank’s Carbon Finance Unit. As such, she is responsible for all co... Read more »

Isabel Saldarriaga is an online communications associate with the World Bank. Read more »
Isfandyar Zaman Khan is a Program Leader for Central/Eastern Europe and the Baltic Countries, based in Brussels, coordinating the Bank's... Read more »
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Jacqueline is the Senior Social Marketing Specialist at the Water and Sanitation Program of the World Bank, providing technical advice in... Read more »
Jacques OULD AOUDIA est chercheur en économie politique du développement. Jusqu’en 2011, il a été Économiste à la Direction Générale du... Read more »

A native of Peru, Saavedra-Chanduvi ha... Read more »

James Cameron is an acclaimed filmmaker and explorer. As director, writer, and producer, he is responsible for some of the most memorable... Read more »

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

Jean-Michel Happi is the World Bank’s Country Manager for Armenia. He provides leadership on the overall policy reform agenda for the... Read more »
Jee Peng TAN is currently Education Advisor in the Human Development Network of the World Bank where she coordinates the Network’s Bank... Read more »

Jeff develops and manages products that enable greater access to the Bank’s rich repository of information.   He oversaw t... Read more »

Jeni Klugman is a senior adviser at the World Bank and a fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School's Women and Public Policy Program. She... Read more »
Jessica Sinclair Taylor is the Communications Officer for the Mwananchi Programme, a 5... Read more »
I am Advisor to the Chief Economist in the Economics and Research Department of the Asian 
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Jewel McFadden is an Acquisitions Editor in ECR’s Publishing and Knowledge Department. She works on the Directions in Development series... Read more »
Jim Rosenberg was the chief of digital strategy at UNICEF until summer 2015. Previously, he was head of social media and online... Read more »

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

A physician and anthrop... Read more »

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

Joaquín Toro is the regional coordinator for disaster risk management in Europe and Central Asia at the World Bank. He joined the Bank in... Read more »
Johan A. Mistiaen, a Belgian national, is a Senior Economist-Statistician at the World Bank in Washington DC. He currently leads the Bank... Read more »
Johannes Zutt, a Dutch national, has been active in development since 1990. His early experience involved program planning, and... Read more »

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

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

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

Jorge Coarasa is a Senior Economist with the World Bank Group Investment Climate Department where he focuses on private participation in... Read more »

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

Jose Luis Irigoyen is Director of the Transport and Information and Communications Technologies Global Practice of the World Bank. Since... Read more »
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... Read more »
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... Read more »
Juergen Voegele, Ph. D., was appointed Senior Director of the World Bank's Agriculture Global Practice on July 1... Read more »
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... Read more »
Julia Oliver is a communications officer for the World Bank's Governance Global Practice. Previously, she worked with the Bank Group's... Read more »
Julian Lee is an Environment Specialist in the Environment Global Practice, where he primarily works to promote the conservation and... Read more »
Justin started his career with Oxfam as a Policy Adviser on South Africa during the dying days of apartheid, a cause which had been close... Read more »

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

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Kalyan Panja is a fanatic traveler and has been in the blogosphere since 2006. He is a fan of the Internet, communication, books, cinema,... Read more »
Karin Christiansen is the Director of Publish What You Fund.  Prior to setting up Publish What You Fund she worked as... Read more »
Karin Finkelston is Vice President for Global Partnerships at IFC, a member of the World Bank Group and the largest global development... Read more »

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

Kate Dooley is Senior Advocacy Adviser – Post-2015 & Multilateral Institutions, at Save the Children. She provides strategic... Read more »
Katherine Heller is a Social Development Specialist, focusing on the social and gender dimensions of extractive industries. Her... Read more »
With over seven years of experience in international development, Kathy has in-depth knowledge in the field of inclusive business. She... Read more »
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Keith Hansen is one of two Global Practices Vice Presidents at the World Bank Group. Keith's key responsibilities include the set-up and... Read more »
Keith Mclean is a Lead Social Development Specialist in the World Bank Institute’s Social Accountability Practice. Keith coordinates the... Read more »
Mr. Klaus Decker is a Senior Public Sector Specialist working at the World Bank in Washington since 2002. As a member of the Governance... Read more »
Klaus Deininger is a Lead Economist in the rural development group of the Development Economics Group. His areas of research focus on... Read more »
Before joining the World Bank, Korina was an entertainment reporter at USA TODAY for 11 years. Prior to that she covered jobs and career... Read more »
Kristin Strohecker is a Senior Learning Specialist in LLI Knowledge Exchange and Learning department. She is leading the scaling up of... Read more »
Since 2007, Kristina Nwazota has worked for the World Bank Africa Region as the regional Online Communications Officer in charge of... Read more »
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Laura E. Bailey is the World Bank’s Country Manager for Read more »

Laura Campbell is a Social Protection Specialist based in Ethiopia where she works on the Productive Safety Net Program.  Read more »
Laura Tuck assumed the position of World Bank’s Vice President for Sustainable Development on July 1, 2015. In this role, she... Read more »
Leigh Stefanik is the Senior GBV Program Officer at CARE USA. She supports the... Read more »
Leila Rafei works with the Client Services and Communications (CSC) team of Development Data Group. She joined the World Bank in... Read more »

In June 2008, Leonard McCarthy was appointed vice president of the World Bank Integrity Vice Presidency (INT), whose mandate it is t... Read more »

Leonard Wantchekon is a professor of politics and an associated member of the economics faculty at Princeton University. Prior to working... Read more »
Leslie Elder is a member of the SecureNutrition core team, and a Senior Nutrition Specialist and Nutrition Cluster Leader in the Health,... Read more »

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

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... Read more »
Liping Jiang is a senior irrigation engineer working in the East Asia and the Pacific, Sustainable Development Unit at the World Bank. He... Read more »

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

Liviane is a Web Editor and a Blogger. She has been a member of the World Bank Web Team since 2008.  Read more »
After 2 years working in Haïti as an engineer on different housing projects, Lora joined J/P Haitian Relief Organization as a... Read more »
Lotte Nordhus is Junior Technical Advisor in the Sector Project Migration and Development of the Centre for International Migration and... Read more »
Luis Arroyo ha trabajado en el Palacio de la Moncloa y en otros altos puestos del Gobierno español. Asesora a gobiernos, primeros... Read more »

 

Lynne D. Sherburne-Benz is Sector Manager, Social Protectio... Read more »

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Magda Lovei has been working at the World Bank since 1993. Early in her career in the Bank, she worked on investment projects, policy... Read more »
Mahmoud Mohieldin is the World Bank's Corporate Secretary and President's Special Envoy on Millennium Development Goals, the post-2015... Read more »
Maitreyi Bordia Das is Lead Social Development Specialist and Team Leader for Social Inclusion in the Social, Urban, Rural and Resilience... Read more »

Makhtar Diop, a former Senegalese Economy and Finance Minister, is the World Bank’s Vice President for its Africa region. From 2009-... Read more »

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 You... Read more »

Manal Quota works in the Education Global Practice where she specializes in educational issues in the Middle East and North Africa, with... Read more »
Maninder S.Gill is Director for the Social, Urban, Rural and Resilience (SURR) Global Practice at the World Bank Group since July, 2014.... Read more »
Maniza Naqvi is a Senior Social Protection Specialist working in the Africa region. She has managed programs on Productive Safety Nets,... Read more »
Marc Sadler is Adviser on Risk and Markets of the World Bank's Agriculture Global Practice. He is an expert on commodity markets, finance... Read more »

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

Growing up in Peru, Marco Hernandez watched his country struggle under the weight of economic and political difficulties in the ‘80s and ... Read more »

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

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

Marguerite Clarke is a Senior Education Specialist in the Human Development Network of the World Bank. She holds a Ph.D. in educational... Read more »
Marguerite Duponchel works for the Development Research Group of the World Bank. Previously, she was the Country Economist for the... Read more »
Maria Correia is Sector Manager, Social Development in the South Asia Region. Since joining the Bank in 1994, she has held different... Read more »
Maria Davalos is an Economist at the World Bank, working with the Poverty Reduction Economic Management (PREM) unit in the Europe and... Read more »
Marina Galvani is the curator of the World Bank art collection, where she organizes exhibitions on development topics such as human... Read more »
Mario Marcel, a Chilean and Spanish national, is the Senior Director of the World Bank's Governance Global Practice. In his current role,... Read more »
Mr. Pezzini, an Italian national, joined the OECD in 1995 as Principal Administrator in charge of the work on Distressed Urban Areas.... Read more »
Mark Suzman is Managing Director for International Policy and Programs at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. In that capacity he leads... Read more »
Marko Rissanen, a Finnish national, is a Statistician at the World Bank Development Data Group in Washington, DC. Since joining the Bank... Read more »

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

Martin Sterlicchi joined the World Bank Group in 2013 as a Junior Professional Associate and is currently working under the Operations... Read more »

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

Mary is currently serving as both Regional Head for IFC’s Advisory Services in Latin America & the Caribbean and as Global Acting... Read more »

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

Mr. Cirasino joined the World Bank in July 1998 and is is Manager of the Financial Infrastructure & Remittances Service Line and Head... Read more »
9-year old student at the Jakarta International School. With friends I run a small business called the Blue Dragon Mall at our school... Read more »
Matija Laco is a Country Economist working on EU11 countries based in the World Bank Brussels Office. His work focuses on macroeconomic... Read more »
Dr Matthew Inman leads sustainable urban development research projects within CSIRO and has been closely involved with the Read more »
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... Read more »
Maura K. Leary is the Communications Lead for the World Bank Group's Poverty Global Practice, managing strategic communications and... Read more »

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

Maya Brahmam is a Senior Communications Officer at the World Bank. She has managed communications for a range of clients within the ... Read more »

Maya V. Gusarova is a Public Sector Specialist at the World Bank. She joined the Public Sector Institutional Reform unit within... Read more »
Meera Shekar is Lead Health & Nutrition Specialist in the Africa region at the World Bank. In this position she is leading the... Read more »

Mehreen Sheikh is a Communications Officer at the World Bank's External and Corporate Relations Unit. She has more than 8 years... Read more »

Senior Communications Officer, World Bank Africa Region

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

Michael Bennett is the Head of Derivatives and Structured Finance in the treasury department of the World Bank. He has spent over ten... Read more »

Michael Boampong is the lead author of the UN Wor... Read more »

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

Michael Trucano is the World Bank's Senior Education & Technology Policy Specialist and Global Lead for Innova... Read more »

Ms. Halpern is a temporary Short-Term Consultant in the Governance Global practice group. She works mainly in the European and Central... Read more »
Michel Rogy joined the World Bank in 2011 to a) advise governments on policies and regulations that create a positive investment climate... Read more »
Michelle, or Pabsy, is a multimedia producer for the World Bank's External and Corporate Relations, Broadcast and Multimedia team.... Read more »
Mizuki Yamanaka is a Statistician in the Development Data Group at the World Bank. He works on the 2011 round of the International... Read more »
Molly is a web editor, interactive designer and multimedia producer. Molly builds participatory experiences in converging media spaces.... Read more »

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

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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... Read more »

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

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Nada Hamadeh is a Senior Statistician from the World Bank Development Data Group, and an expert on international comparisons of economic... Read more »
Naida Čaršimamović Vukotić is an independent consultant with expertise in fiscal and macroeconomic issues. Since 2004, she has worked on... Read more »
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... Read more »

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

Nicholas Bian is a Knowledge and Learning Analyst in the Europe & Central Asia (ECA) region and is part of the Junior... Read more »
Nicholas Keyes is the Communications Officer for ESMAP, the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program. Prior to joining the Bank in mid... Read more »
Nicholas M. Tenazas is a consultant with the World Bank’s Education Global Practice. He works on a wide range of education projects in... Read more »
Originally from Ghana, Nicole Amarteifio has developed communication strategies for the Government of Ghana as well as for the United... Read more »

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... Read more »

Nina is an online communications officer for the World Bank Group's Finance & Markets Global Practice. 

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Norbert Mugwagwa is a human development specialist with the World Bank for 23 years, who planned, implemented and managed multi... Read more »
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Obiageli "Oby" Ezekwesili, a Nigerian national, was appointed Vice President for the World Bank's Africa Region in 2007. She oversees... Read more »
Olivier Puech is the French Web & Social Networks Editor at the World Bank. He previously worked in Paris at the OECD Development... Read more »
Omar Arias is acting sector manager and lead economist in the Human Development Economics Unit for the World Bank Europe and Central Asia... Read more »
Oni Lusk-Stover is an Education Operations Officer in the Human Development Network of the World Bank Group. She is the team leader for... Read more »
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Paavo Eliste is a Lead Rural Development Specialist at the World Bank.  He is currently based in Beijing where he coordinates World... Read more »
Dr. Paola Agostini is a Lead Environmental Economist in the World Bank’s Environment and Natural Resources Global Practice. She... Read more »
Patrick is a Senior Health Specialist at the New Delhi office in India. Read more »

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

Patti Petesch specializes in qualitative field research on poverty, gender, conflict, and participatory development. She is a co-author... Read more »
Paul Bermingham was appointed Director of Operations Services in the Operations Policy and Country Services vice-presidency of the World... Read more »
Paul Clare is the Regional Online Communications Officer for the World Bank's Europe and Central Asia region. As online... Read more »
Prior to joining the World Bank in July 2014 as Senior Director of the Environment and Natural Resources Global Practice, Paula Caballero... Read more »
Paulina Hołda is an economist working with the Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management (MFM) Global Practice at the World... Read more »
Peter Dewees is Forests Adviser to the World Bank, where he works in the Agriculture and Environmental Services Department. The team he... Read more »
Peter Hawkins is the country team leader for the Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) in Mozambique, based in Maputo, since 2007.  In... Read more »
PETER LANJOUW, a Dutch national, is Research Manager of the Poverty Group in the Development Economics Research Group of the World Bank.... Read more »

Director of External Affairs, World Bank Africa Region

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Phil Crehan is a social and human development consultant and works on a Nordic Trust Fund project, “Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity,... Read more »

Phillip Hay is Communication Adviser for the World Bank’s Development Economics team (DEC). A former BBC Special Correspondent and U... Read more »

Philip Karp is currently Advisor, Office of the regional vice president in East Asia and the Pacific in the World Bank. Previously, he... Read more »
Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka is United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women. She was sworn into office on 19... Read more »
Priya Pillai is the Lead, Research Uptake and Corporate Partnerships in Karnataka Health Promotion Trust for STRIVE projects. She designs... Read more »
A longtime correspondent with CNN IBN Delhi, Priyali Sur is currently a Fulbright Humphrey Fellow at the University of Maryland and a... 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... Read more »
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Rachel Coleman is a consultant with the World Bank’s Gender Innovation Lab and Africa Chief Economist’s Office. She works on the Research... Read more »
Rachel Kyte is World Bank Group vice president and special envoy for climate change. She oversees work on climate change adaptation,... Read more »
Rachel Perks is a mining specialist with the Extractive Industries practice of the World Bank. Prior to joining the World Bank, she... Read more »
Raj works as a digital strategist at the World Bank, adapting current and emerging technologies for use in communications. He currently... Read more »
Raja Rehan Arshad is Lead Disaster Risk Management Specialist in the Global Facility... Read more »
Rama Chandra Reddy is a Senior Carbon Finance Specialist in the Climate Change Cross Cutting Solutions Area of the World Bank based in... Read more »
Rana Hendy is an Economist at the Economic Research Forum and affiliated to the Paris School of Economics. She has a Ph.D in Labor... Read more »

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

Ravi Kumar is a Digital Strategist with the Governance Global Practice at the... Read more »

Remi Jedwab is a PhD candidate in economics from the Paris School of Economics, on the 2011-2012 job market. He is currently a visiting... Read more »
Renana Jhabvala is the National Coordinator for the Self-Employed Women’s Association in India. Read more »
Reza Farivari is a Lead Information Officer at the World Bank in Washington DC. He manages the Data and Information Systems, as well as... Read more »

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 ... Read more »

Rita K. Almeida is an Economist at the Human Development Social protection Unit of the World Bank. Between 2003 and 2006, she worked at... Read more »
Rob Swinkels is a Senior Social Development Specialist at the World Bank. Rob has worked with the World Bank for more than 12 years and... Read more »

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

Roberta Gatti is currently the coordinator for the World Bank Roma Inclusion agenda in Europe and Central Asia, based in Warsaw. Until... Read more »
Roby Senderowitsch is program manager of the Global Partnership for Social Accountability. Previously he was country manager for the... Read more »
Roger Burks is an Online Communications Officer for the World Bank. Over the course of more than 15 years as an international development... Read more »
Rudaba Z. Nasir is part of the International Finance Corporation’s Read more »
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... Read more »
Russell A. Mittermeier is the president of Conservation International. He is also an author, primatologist, herpetologist and... Read more »
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Sabrina Haque joined the World Bank in 2013 and is working as a knowledge-support consultant for the Read more »

Sadia Afroze Chowdhury, MD, MPH, a Bangladeshi national, is the Bank's lead specialist on reproductive health.Sadia, joined the Bank... Read more »

Salih K. Kalyoncu is the World Bank's Senior Procurement Specialist, serving as Procurement Team Leader for Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine and... Read more »
Sam Raymond is a Consultant with infoDev’s Access to Finance Program. His work with the World Bank Group centers on the development of... Read more »
Sammar Essmat is IFC’s Regional Gender Focal Point for Europe and Central Asia. She leads efforts there to increase women’s private... Read more »
Dr. Samuel Wasser is acknowledged worldwide as a pioneer of non-invasive wildlife monitoring methods, including the genetic, endocrine... 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... Read more »
Prior to joining the Bank, Ms. Taivalmaa worked as Senior Adviser for Agriculture and Rural Development in Ministry for Foreign Affairs... Read more »
Dr. Sapna Nair is a public health professional with 13 years experience as a doctor and manager and technical specialist. She has worked... Read more »
Sara T. Thompson is a wildlife crime specialist where she primarily researches environmental and natural resources law enforcement issues... Read more »
Sarosh Sattar is an economist at the World Bank. She is the Regional Gender Coordinator for the Europe and Central Asia Region. She... Read more »
Sarvinoz Barfieva is an Operations Officer, working for World Bank in Tajikistan's office Read more »
Saurav is a consultant with the World Bank Group' Macroeconomic and Fiscal Management Global Practice. He is a graduate of the School of... Read more »
Sean Ding is online communications officer for infoDev, a global program of the World Bank Group that supports innovation and... Read more »
Sergio Jellinek oversees the Bank's communications for Latin America and the Caribbean. He is a founder of the COM+ Alliance, a... Read more »

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

Shantayanan Devarajan is the Read more »

Shilpa is a Communications Specialist with the World Bank Group with an interest in transparency, governance and the role of media in... Read more »
Shynar Jetpissova is a communications associate in the World Bank's Kazakhstan country office. Her work entails operational and strategic... Read more »

 

Simon Robertson has worked in (law) enforcement for over 30 years and holds an MA in Crim... Read more »
Simone Balog is a consultant in disaster risk communication with the World Bank’s Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery,... Read more »
Sonia Porter is a member of the World Bank’s Global Engagement Team, housed within the External and Corporate Relations department. She... Read more »
Sophie Theis is a research analyst at the International Food Policy Research Institute focusing on gender and rural development. Prior to... Read more »
Soren Gigler is leading the Mapping for Results Initiative at the World Bank Institute. He is a political economist and since the end of... Read more »
Souleymane Coulibaly is from Cote d'Ivoire, and is currently the World Bank’s Senior Country Economist for Armenia, and the Europe and... Read more »
Soumya Kapoor is a Social Development Consultant for the World Bank Social, Urban, Rural and Resilience Global Practice. She is based in... Read more »

As Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, Sri Mulyani Indrawati is responsible for the institution’s operations in all regio... Read more »

Srilata Kammila is a Senior Consultant with the Africa Energy Group at the World Bank. She is the focal point for World Bank’s ‘Africa... Read more »
Stacy Morford is a senior online communications officer. Read more »
Dr. Stefan G. Koeberle is the Director of Operations Risk, Operations Policy and Country Services of the World Bank since August, 2013.... Read more »
Stephen Zimmermann is the Director of Operations for the World Bank’s Integrity Vice Presidency, the unit charged with detecting,... Read more »
Stephen Knack is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group and in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management unit of the... Read more »
Steven Dimitriyev is Senior Private Sector Development Specialist in the Trade & Competitiveness (T&C) Global Practice and the... Read more »
Stuart Yikona, is a Senior Financial Sector Specialist with the World Bank in the Financial Market Integrity Service Line. Prior to... Read more »

Susan Jackson is President of ISSF, a global partnership among scientists, tuna processors and environmental non-profits to undertak... Read more »

Sylvie K. Bossoutrot is Sector Leader for private and finance sector at the World Bank in Russia. Read more »
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Ms. Manuelyan Atinc is a former Vice President for Human Development Network, which leads the organization’s work on healt... Read more »

Tariq Khokhar is a Data Scientist and the institution's Open Data Evangelist. His interests lie where technology, transparency, poverty... Read more »
Tawia Addo-Ashong has been program coordinator for the Global Road Safety Facility since 2010. She is an engineer orginally from Ghana... Read more »
Ted Chu was appointed chief economist of the International Finance Corporation in September 2014.  A business economist and... Read more »
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... Read more »
Mr. Bostock has been at the World Bank since 2011 as Senior Fisheries and Oceans Specialist within the Read more »
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... Read more »

 

Tim is a Forensic Accountant by training. He has been involved in corruption and ass... Read more »

Timothy Bouley is a global health and environmental specialist working within the World Bank to develop collaborative health and... Read more »
Tom Perry works in Communications for Timor-Leste, Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Islands. Prior to joining the World Bank, Tom worked... Read more »
Tracy Hart is a Senior Environmental Specialist with the World Bank's Environment and Natural Resources Global Practice. Previously, she... Read more »
Trevor Monroe is a Program Officer with the Innovation Labs in the Leadership, Learning and Innovation unit at the World Bank. Trevor... Read more »
Truman Packard is a Lead Economist and has worked in various operational positions at the World Bank since 1997. Trained as a labor... Read more »
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Valerie Hickey is an environmental scientist and conservation biologist who specializes in biodiversity. Read more »

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

Valerie Nussenblatt is a consultant in the World Bank's Africa Region specializing in justice sector issues and competitiveness. She has... Read more »
Victor Neagu is a Communications Officer in the World Bank's Central Asia Regional Office. Victor's work entails operational and... Read more »
Ms. Stanley is a Senior Rural Development and Land Specialist.  Ms. Stanley has worked in the Bank’s Europe and Central Asia Region... Read more »
Vikram Widge is the head of Climate Finance and Policy at IFC, the private sector affiliate of the World Bank. In this capacity, he leads... Read more »

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

Vinita Ranade trabaja como consultora en comunicaciones para la web del Banco Mundial en Nueva Dehli, India. Read more »
Vinod Thomas was Director-General and Senior Vice President, Independent Evaluation Group at the World Bank Group until his retirement in... Read more »

Viva Dadwal is a Visiting Scholar at Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, where she is investigating the tran... Read more »

Vivien Foster is the Manager of the Sustainable Energy department of the World Bank. Earlier, she was the Lead Economist in the Office of... Read more »
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Will Martin is Research Manager, Agriculture and Rural Development, in the Development Research Group. He obtained his fir... Read more »

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

William Magrath is a Lead Natural Resource Economist at the World Bank. Read more »
Bill Reese was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of IYF in January 2005.  He first joined IYF in May 1998 as its Chief... Read more »
William S. Reese is president and chief executive officer of the International Youth... Read more »
Winnie Wang is a Transport Specialist working in the Transport and ICT Global Pactice in the World Bank Group based in Washington DC. She... Read more »
The World Bank Mindset Team members include Victoria Levin (Economist, Social Protection & Labor Global Practice), Omar Arias (Lead... Read more »
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Yeraly Beksultan is Private Sector Development Specialist based in World Bank Country Office in Astana, covering T&C... Read more »