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Aaditya Mattoo is Research Manager, Trade and Integration, at the World Bank. He specializes in trade policy analysis and the operation... Read more »
Aakanksha Pande is a Young Professionals at the World Bank where she specializes on health nutrition and population issues in the Middle... Read more »
Aaron joined UNESCO's Global Monitoring Report (GMR) team as Director in June 2014, bringing with him decades of experience in global... Read more »
Aaron Buchsbaum is a knowledge management and communications consultant, currently supporting the World Bank SecureNutrition Knowledge... Read more »
Aaron Rosenberg is currently the Chief for Public Affairs at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector arm of the... Read more »
Aaron Shakow is Associate Director of the Program in Non-communicable Disease at Partners In Health, where he has played a key role in... Read more »

Aaron Wolf is professor of geography and chair of the Department of Geosciences at Oregon State University.  His research and... Read more »

AART KRAAY is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group at the World Bank. He joined the World Bank in 1995 after earning a Ph.D... Read more »
Aashish Mehta is a development economist and Associate Professor in the Global Studies Department at the University of California-Santa... Read more »
Mr. Abayomi Alawode is responsible for designing and delivering the Bank’s work program in the area of Islamic finance,... Read more »
Abdo Yazbeck is a Lead Health Economist and holds a Ph.D. in Economics with a focus on Health and Labor. His most recent assignment was... 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 »

Abdoulaye Toure is Lead Economist with the World Bank’s Agriculture Global Practice and is based in Abidjan from where he has been... Read more »
Abdullah Al-Dailami is Acting Managing Director of the Social Fund for Development in Yemen. Read more »
A human rights and civilian activist, a member of the Yemeni parliament and the rapporteur of the Information Committee in Parliament, he... 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 »
Abhas Jha is Sector Manager for Transport, Urban and Disaster Risk Management for East Asia and the Pacific for the World Bank. In this... Read more »
Abhijeet Singh is a D.Phil. (Ph.D.) student in Economics, and a Research Officer at the Department of International Development (QEH), at... Read more »

Abhilaksh Likhi has more than twenty years of experience in the Indian Administrative Service. He is a Fulbright scholar, ... Read more »

Abhishek Gupta is a consultant at the World Bank. He currently works on projects related to livelihoods enhancement and community driven... Read more »
Abiodun O. Folawewo, Ph.D is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Economics of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria Read more »
Dr. Abir Qasem is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science, and Director of Academic Computing at Bridgewater College. He has a PhD... Read more »

Md. Abul Basher was born and brought up in the countryside of Bangladesh and had his primary education in a school that did not have... Read more »

Achref Aouadi is a 28-year-old Tunisian activist and International Political Economy student. Achref is the founder and President of I... Read more »
Mrs. Izaguirre-Bradley is an Economist with over fifteen years of experience on Private Public Partnerships (PPP)... Read more »
Adam is administrator for the IC4D Blog, as well as online communications producer for the World Bank's ICT team. Read more »
Adam M. Aten is a researcher at The Brookings Institution focusing on evidence development and biomedical innovation within the Center... Read more »

Adam Rubinfield is an Environmental Specialist at the World Bank working with the Corporate Responsibility Program. He works with... 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 Smith International is a global leader in delivering projects that support economic growth and government reform. 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 »

Over 13 plus years, Adarsh has been passionate about leveraging technology and data driven innovations for international... Read more »
Dr. Ademola Braimoh is a Sustainability Scientist with expertise in soil management, human-environment relationships, land-use modeling... Read more »
Adiba Sanjana joined The World Bank, Bangladesh in 2012 and is currently working as a Research Analyst in the South Asia Economic Policy... Read more »
Aditi Maheshwari is a Climate Change Policy Specialist at the World Bank, focusing on mitigation, finance and the international... Read more »
Adriana Jaramillo is a Senior Education Specialist and Human Development Coordinator for the Skills Employment and Labor Mobility ... Read more »
Adriana Kugler is Vice-Provost for Faculty and Full Professor at Georgetown University's McCourt School of Public Policy. She was founder... Read more »
Adu-Gyamfi Abunyewa is a Senior Procurement Specialist in the Hanoi, Vietnam Office of the Public Integrity and Openness Department,... Read more »
Afra Rahman Chowdhury, a native of Bangladesh, is currently working with South Asia’s Social Protection team and with Social Inclusion... Read more »
Agnes Soucat is the Director for Human Development at AfDB. Read more »
Ahamad Tanvirul Alam Chowdhury is an Education Consultant for the Education Global Practice Team in the World Bank and works for Higher... Read more »
Ahmad Ahsan is a Lead Economist in the East Asia & Pacific Regional Office, World Bank Group. Read more »
Ahmad Iqbal Chaudhary currently works with the World Bank's Urban Transport team in Washington DC, where he is preparing case studies on... Read more »
Professor Ahmadou Aly Mbaye is the Dean of the Centre de Recherches Economiques Appliquées at the University Cheikh Anta Diop of... Read more »

Ahmed Galal is currently Managing Director of the Economic Research Forum, a regional research institution covering the Arab countries... Read more »

Ahmed Rostom is a Financial Sector Specialist at The World Bank’s East Asia and Pacific: Finance and Private Sector Development... Read more »
Aida is a senior executive assistant in the Middle East and North Africa region. She has a B.A. in Arabic literature and a Teaching... Read more »
Aifa Fatimata Ndoye Niane joined the World Bank in October 2011 as an agricultural economist based in Dakar, Senegal. Her work at the... Read more »
Aijaz Ahmad, currently working as a Senior Specialist with the Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) Group at the World Bank, has over 20... Read more »
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Akiko Nakagawa is a Senior Environmental Specialist in the World Bank South Asia Region Disaster Risk Management & Climate Change... Read more »
Senior Health Specialist in the Middle East and North Africa at the World Bank. Alaa joined the Bank in 1998, and has been working in the... Read more »
Alain Ize is a consultant on financial development and fiscal and monetary policy, with the World Bank’s Chief Economist Office for Latin... Read more »

Alaka Holla is an Economist in the Office of the Chief Economist of the Human Development Network. Her area of research is focused on... Read more »

Alan David Lee is an Energy and Climate Change Specialist at the World Bank. He joined the Bank in 2013 through its Young Professionals... Read more »
Alan de Brauw is a Senior Research Fellow in the Markets, Trade, and Institutions Division at the International Food Policy Research... Read more »

Alan Gelb is a senior fellow at the Center for Global Development... Read more »

Alan Hall is a Senior Customs and Border Management Specialist who worked as a consultant with the World Bank Group. He has vast Customs... Read more »

Alan S. Miller is a climate change and global environmental expert with more than 30 years experience. Until his retirement in ... Read more »

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

Albert Park is Chair Professor at the Division of Social Science and Professor at the Department of Economics of the Hong Kong University... Read more »
Albert G. Zeufack is Practice Manager in the Global Practice for Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management of the World Bank. He is also the... Read more »
Alberto Portugal-Perez is a senior trade economist with the World Bank Group. He has worked on a variety of development and trade... Read more »
Alberto Rodriguez is a Country Sector Coordinator and Lead Education Specialist working with the Europe and Central Asia Region, and... Read more »
Alberto Rodriguez, an expert on educational policy and its impact on productivity and economics, from Colombia is the new Director of the... Read more »
Alberto Zezza is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. His research interests are in the area of... Read more »
Albertus (Bert) Voetberg is a medical doctor from the Netherlands who, prior to joining the World Bank, lived and worked in rural Zambia... Read more »
Aldo Tudela Rivadeneyra is a Short Term Consultant working for the World Bank Transportation Department in Mexico City. He studied Civil... 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 »
Alejandra is a consultant for the Trade and Competitiveness Impact Program. Her work has focused on performing quantitative... Read more »

Alejandro Drexler is an Assistant Professor of Finance at the McCombs School of Business in the University of Texas at Austin. His r... Read more »

Alejandro Guerrero Ruiz is a public sector management specialist at the Word Bank, currently focusing on tax administration and public... Read more »
Alejandro Hoyos Guerrero is a consultant in the Latin America and the Caribbean Region Transport Unit. He has training in law and... Read more »

Note: Alessandro is currently on leave from the World Bank.

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Aleta Moriarty has worked in the fields of gender and communications for the World Bank. She has published books on Australia and As... Read more »

Dr. Alex Bowen is principal research fellow at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at London School of... Read more »
Alex Kremer has served as Country Manager for Moldova since August 2014. He is based in Chisinau.
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Alex Segura is a PhD Candidate in Business Economics at Harvard University and Harvard Business School. His work focuses on the... Read more »
Alex joined the World Bank in 2011 and was posted first to the Government Debt and Risk Management group in the Treasury and then to the... Read more »
For more than a decade, Mr. Danilenko has been involved in water sector performance assessment and benchmarking reported at Read more »
Alexander Dixon became the Director of DIA (formerly Rockefeller Foundation-Aspen Institute Diaspora Program) in November 2013. In... Read more »
Alexander Ferguson is the Senior Manager for External Communication in the South... Read more »
Lex Huurdeman is a Senior Oil and Gas Expert at the World Bank. Lex brings senior leadership with over 30 years of... Read more »
I am a geographer at the World Bank, where I have worked in the Development Research Group and the Agriculture and Rural Development... Read more »
Alexander McPhail is lead water and sanitation specialist in the World Bank's Water Practice. He has worked in the South Asia, Middle... Read more »
Alexander Ryabushko leads the ICT department in the Office of the Ulyanovsk region affairs. His team promotes the Ulyanovsk region in... Read more »
Alexander Skinner is a Consultant at the Poverty Global Practice at the World Bank and holds a Masters Degree in International Relations... Read more »
Alexandra is the Project Coordinator of the Development Marketplace online course “Innovative Business Models for Better Impact.”... Read more »
Alexandra Linden has been working as Urban/Regional Planner and Consultant for the private and public sector, NGOs,... Read more »
Alexandra M. Cech is a Consultant with the World Bank’s Competitive Industries Practice, Finance and Private Sector Development. She... Read more »
Alexandre Laure is a private sector development specialist in the Trade & Competitiveness global practice of the World Bank Group. He... Read more »
Alexandre Marc is the Chief Specialist for Fragility, Conflict and Violence of the World Bank. As Chief... Read more »
Alexandria Valerio is a senior economist in the Education Global Practice at the World Bank Group. She leads global research agendas... Read more »

Alf Jerve is a Member of the World Bank Inspection Panel since 2008. He has three decades of research and operational experience in ... Read more »

Alfiya Kaulanova is an analyst at "National Information Technologies" JSC - NIT JSC, based in Astana, Kazakhstan. The company provides IT... Read more »

Alfredo Baño Leal is a power engineer specialized in power utilities, energy policies, and clean energy technologies. In 2008, he j... Read more »

Alfredo Mier y Teran is an Economist in the Ministry of Finance in Mexico (SHCP). His research interests are in the fields of Monetary... Read more »

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 »
Alice Githu is Senior Youth Development Officer at the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in Kenya. Read more »
Ms. Bárcena assumed office as the Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) on 1 July... Read more »
Originally from Mexico, Alina is a Research Fellow in the Politics and Governance Programme at the Overseas Development Institute (ODI),... Read more »
Alison Buckholtz is a writer and editor for Read more »
Alison Kwong works with the Client Services and Communications (CSC) team of the Development Data Group. She joined the World Bank in... 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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Aliya Pistayeva joined the KAZSTAT project implementation group in 2014. She is a graduate of the University of York's Department of... Read more »

Aliza Marcus is in charge of communications for the Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund at the World Bank. She is a former foreign... Read more »
Alla Morrison is a Program Officer in the World Bank Group Finances program.  The program provides financial and operational data... Read more »
Allen Dennis is a Senior Economist with the Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG) at the World Bank, where he contributes to... Read more »

Allison Demeritt is a Ph.D. candidate in Sociology and a Core Team member of the World Development Report 2015 at the World Bank. He... Read more »

Ms. Almud Weitz joined the World Bank in 2007 and is currently Principal Regional Team Leader for East Asia and the... Read more »
Alok Bhargava (born 13 July 1954, Alwar, India) is an Indian-American econometrician. He studied mathematics at Delhi University and... Read more »
Altan Aldan works as an economist in the human development team in the World Bank Ankara Office. He holds Mphil degree in Economics from... Read more »

Alvaro Pedraza is an Economist in the Finance and Private Sector Development Team of the Development Research Group... Read more »

Alvaro González is Lead Economist in the Financial and Private Sector Development Unit of the World Bank’s Europe and Central Asia Region... Read more »
Alys Willman is a social development specialist for the Read more »

Amadeus Kamagenge is the Head of Systems, Training, Research and Participation at the Tanzania Social Action Fund.

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Amanda Feuerstein works in communications at the World Bank spreading the word about the positive impacts human interventions... Read more »
Amat Al Alim Alsoswa is a Yemeni leader and activist who worked for the UN as a regional director before heading the... Read more »
Ambar Narayan, a Lead Economist in the Poverty Global Practice of the World Bank, focuses on policy analysis and research on micro... Read more »

Amelie Constant is Program Director of Migration at the Instit... Read more »

Amer Lashin is the Secretary General of Takamol Foundation for Sustainable Development.  Since his graduation from the... Read more »
Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou, is an assistant professor of economics at American University in Washington DC. Dr. Mohseni is a consultant at... Read more »
Amina Semlali specializes in skills development and works on Labor Market Integration (with a focus on youth) and Active Labor Market... Read more »
Amine Ghali is the Program Director of Al Kawakibi Democracy Transition Center (KADEM) working on issues of democracy, reform and... Read more »
Aminur Rahman is currently working as a Senior Investment Policy Officer in the Investment Climate Department of the World Bank Group.... Read more »
Amir Fouad is a Research Analyst for the World Bank Group’s Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice, where he helps administer the... Read more »
Amira Kazem is an Operations Officer in Education Sector - Middle East and North Africa region. She supports the education portfolio with... Read more »
Amit Bhattacharya is a senior assistant editor at The Times of India, New Delhi. In a career spanning almost two decades, he has worked... Read more »
In July 2014, Amit Dar was appointed Director of the World Bank Group’s Education Global Practice.  In this role he will be... Read more »

Amit is a renewable energy specialist with the World Bank. Apart from holding a degree in engineering, he is also a Fulbright Schola... Read more »

Amparo Ballivián leads the Open Government Data working group at the World Bank. This is a multidisciplinary group which supports... Read more »
I am Amrita Chowdhury, hailing from Kolkata, honors Graduate in Economics from Calcutta University, pursuing PGCHRM with XLRI. My... Read more »
Amy leads digital communications for the World Bank's Gender Group. Read more »
Amy Ericson is US Country President of Alstom, a global leader in electric power and rail transportation technology. She has a background... Read more »
Amy Muscato graduated with a Master of Arts in English Literature from the University of St. Andrews in 2011, and worked as a reference... Read more »
An Thi My Tran (Mỹ An) is an education specialist from World Bank Hanoi office, where she has worked on education issues since... Read more »
Ana Bellver is a Senior Public Management and Governance specialist with the World Bank.  After joining in 2004 as a Young... Read more »
Dr. Ana Bucher is climate change specialist with the Environment Department of the World Bank. Currently, she is working on adaptation to... Read more »
Ana C. Mercado y Yunuen Galindo tenemos 21 y vivimos en México. Nos conocimos y nos dimos cuenta que aunque veníamos de diferentes... Read more »
Ana Cecilia Suárez Pérez, colombiana, es estudiante de séptimo semestre de Administración de Negocios en la Universidad EAFIT. Como... Read more »
Ana Fernandes is Senior Economist in the Development Research Group (Trade and Integration Unit) at the World Bank. Read more »
Ana Gerschenson es periodista, escribe sobre política para El Cronista y es columnista política del programa "No somos nadie" en Radio La... Read more »
Es especialista en temas de género y una de las autoras del Informe de Desarrollo Mundial 2012 (World Development Report). Ana María ha... Read more »
Economista en la Unidad de Protección Social del Departamento de Desarrollo Humano de la región de América Latina y el Caribe del Banco... Read more »
Ana Revenga is the Senior Director of the Poverty Global Practice at the World Bank Group. 
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Ana Silvia Aguilera is an Infrastructure Specialist in the Global Partnership of Output-Based Aid (GPOBA) in the World Bank. She works on... Read more »
Anabel Gonzalez, a Costa Rican and US national, has been Senior Director of the World Bank Group Global Practice on Trade and... Read more »

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

Ananda Galappatti is a medical anthropologist and Director of Strategy at The Good... Read more »

Anasuya Raj joined the World Bank Group as a consultant in January 2013, as part of what was then the International Trade ... Read more »

Anat Lewin is an Operations Officer with GICT. Her current work focuses on Middle East and North African countries in... Read more »

Anca Bogdana Rusu is an Analyst in the Competitive Industries Global Practice of the World Bank Read more »

Anca Maria Podpiera is a consultant with the Financial and Private Sector Development, Europe and Central Asia working on institutio... Read more »

Anders Berntell is a biologist by training, working within the field of water, environment and development for more than 30 years.... Read more »

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

Andre Corterier is a senior Financial Sector Specialist in Financial Market Integrity (FMI) 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 »

Andréa, natural de Porto Alegre (RS), formou-se em direito e fez pós-graduação em gestão da segurança na sociedade democrática. Trabalha... Read more »
Andrea works as a Senior Country Economist at the World Bank. An Italian national, Andrea holds a PhD from the University of Rome Tor... Read more »
Andrea Gallina is a World Bank Senior Social Development Specialist in Latin America and the Caribbean Region and Coordinator of the ... Read more »

Andrea Liverani is a social development specialist with the World Development Report 2010 team, working on institutional and... Read more »

Andrea is a Senior Risk Management Specialist. He joined the World Bank in 2007 and worked on natural gas pipeline and investment... Read more »

Andreas Blom works as a Lead Economist in the World Bank’s education units in Africa. He supports management in implementing strateg... Read more »

I am Andreas Kopp, working for the World Bank in Washington. I work for the Sustainable Development Network, in the Department for Energy... Read more »
Andreas Kotsadam is Assistant Professor at the University of... Read more »

Andreas Schleicher is Director for Education and Skills, and Special Advisor on Education Policy to the Secretary-General at the Org... Read more »

Andreas Seiter is a Senior Health Specialist and expert for pharmaceutical policy and management in the World Bank’s Health, Nutriti... Read more »

Andrei Levchenko is an Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Michigan, a Research Associate at the National Bureau of... Read more »
Andrej Popovic is a Senior Financial Sector Specialist in the Financial Inclusion and Infrastructure Practice, within the World Bank... Read more »
Andrés works as a junior professional in the World Bank's Latin America and the Caribbean Transport Unit since 2012. He is an economist,... Read more »

Andrés Liberman is an Assistant Professor of Finance at New York University Stern School of Business. His rese... Read more »

Andrew Beath is a Young Professional in the World Bank's Office of the Chief Economist for East Asia and the Pacific. Prior to joining... Read more »

Andrew is Manager of the Global Macroeconomic Trends Team of the Development Prospects Group at the World Bank. He is also the lead... Read more »

Andrew Dabalen is a Lead Economist, Poverty Global Practice. He focuses on policy analysis and research in  development issues, such... Read more »
Andrew Devenport is CEO of Youth Business International (YBI), and leads the global network’s efforts to help more young entrepreneurs... Read more »
Andy Jones is an Operations Analyst with the World Bank’s Public-Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility. Andy has more than five years... Read more »
Andrew Ragatz is a Senior Education Specialist currently working in the World Bank’s Indonesia office. His passion for education and... Read more »
Andrew Stott was Director for Transparency and Digital Engagement for the United Kingdom (UK) Government. He led the work to open up... Read more »
Andrew W. Wyckoff is the Director of the Directorate for Science, Technology and Industry (STI) at the Organisation for Economic... Read more »
Andy Chi Tembon is a Senior Health Specialist at the World Bank, and the Task Team Leader for a school health project supported by the... Read more »

Andy is an Economist in the Economic Policy Unit of the South Asia Region of the World Bank.

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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 »
Angel Melguizo is a former Pension Coordinator and Lead Specialist with the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, D.C. His is... Read more »
Angela Bekkers is a senior communications officer with infoDev at the World Bank Group and focuses on the program's communications and... Read more »
Angela Crandall supports infoDev (GICT) 's Climate Technology Program. Angela has also been involved in corporate outreach to engage... Read more »
Angela joined the Human Development Network and Social Protection Unit in August 2010 as a Research Analyst based in the World Bank... Read more »
Angela Merkel has been Federal Chancellor of Germany since 2005. Read more in her Read more »
Angela Walker is an adviser in staff engagement and internal communications in the World Bank Group’s External and Corporate Relations unit. Read more »
Maria Angelica Thumala is a Lecturer in Sociology at the Catholic University of Chile and Research Associate at the Centre for... 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 »
Anil Swarup is Director of General at the Ministry of Labour & Employment in India. Read more »

Aniqah Jasmine Khan joined the World Bank in 2003 based in the Read more »

Aniruddha (Ani) Dasgupta is the Global Director of the WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities. Ani guides the Center in developing e... Read more »

Meeting some of the “Lost Boys of Sudan” in 2005 along with co-founders of New Sudan Education Initiative (NESEI) in 2006... 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 »
Anja Tolonen is a graduating PhD student at University of Gothenburg. She has... Read more »
Anjali Fleury is a consultant for KNOMAD and supports the Gender Cross-Cutting Theme. As a social worker and micro-finance practitioner,... Read more »
Anjan Thakor is the John E. Simon Professor of Finance and Director of the PhD Program at Olin Business School, Washington University in... Read more »
Ankur Huria is a Senior Trade Logistics Specialist with Trade and Competitiveness Practice of the IFC/World Bank Group. Since 2008, he... Read more »
Anna works in the Water Unit on the initiative "Quantifying the Tradeoffs of the Water and Energy Nexus" and she recently co-authored the... Read more »
Anna is an energy and ICT specialist with the World Bank, with extensive energy, clean tech, urban development and environment... Read more »

Anna Okola is a Transport Engineer for the Latin America & Caribbean Region at the World Bank and has worked on rural, inter-urb... Read more »

Anna Reva is an operations officer at the World Bank’s Poverty Reduction and Equity Department. She has done research on innovation,... Read more »
Anna Roy, a post graduate in Economics from Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University, started her career as a lecturer of Economics in... Read more »

Anne Brockmeyer is a public finance economist in the World Bank’s Macroeconomic and Fiscal Management Practice, and... Read more »

Anne Dronnier is a Communications Officer in the World Bank's Africa Region dedicated to art and development and where the two intersect. Read more »
Anne is the World Bank Group’s Online Lead for education, social protection, and labor. Previously, she was the web editor handling the... Read more »
Anne is the online web and social media editor for Francophone Africa. A former journalist, she covered Hollywood, Silicon Valley,... Read more »

Anne-Katrin Arnold is Communications Officer in the World Bank's External Affairs Operational Communication department (EXTOC), wher... Read more »

Anne-Lise is leading the partnership work at the World Bank’s Fragility, Conflict and Violence Group (FCV) based in Nairobi.  The... Read more »
Annette De Kleine Feige, is a Senior Economist for the Development Prospects Group (DECPG). She is lead author of the Weekly Brief and... Read more »
Annette has been working in the Development Data Group’s Statistical Development and Partnerships team since 2007.  She develops and... Read more »
Annika Ostman is a communications officer in the World Bank's Climate Change Group (GCC). She has several years of experience in... Read more »

Anshul Pachouri is currently working with a global consulting firm in its strategy practice. He has also worked with Economic Adviso... Read more »

Anthony Earley is the chairman and CEO of PG&E Corporation. Earley joined PG&E in September 2011 after 17 years at Detroit-b... Read more »

Anthony is the Technical Lead for infoDev's Climate Technology Program, which is establishing a network of Climate Innovation Centers ... Read more »
Antoine Coste is a trade analyst in the Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice of the World Bank Group, which he joined as a... Read more »
Antoine Jaoude is a Communications Associate at the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA),... Read more »

Antoinette Schoar is the Michael M. Koerner (49’) Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management. She ho... Read more »

Anton Dobronogov is a Senior Economist at the Global Practice for Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management of the World Bank. Prior... Read more »
Antonio Cordella is a Lecturer at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), where he is responsible for the graduate... Read more »
Antonio Nucifora is the World Bank’s Lead Country Economist for Brazil.  Since joining the Bank, he has worked on Central and... Read more »
Antonio Rodríguez Serrano is Senior Water and Sanitation Specialist from The World Bank 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 »

Anupama Dokeniya is a consultant on governance and accountability issues. She previously worked as a Governance Specialist... Read more »

Anushay Hossain began her career in women's rights as an intern at the Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC) where she worked... Read more »

Anushka works at infoDev, a global partnership program at the World Bank focusing on technology, innovation and entrepreneurship. She... Read more »
Anushka Wijesinha is a Research Economist at the Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka, working on private sector development, SMEs,... Read more »
Dr. Anwar Shah is Director of the Centre for Public Economics, Chengdu/Wenjiang, China and also serves as an advisor/consultant to the... Read more »
Aparajita Goyal is a Senior Economist in the Poverty Global Practice of the World Bank in Washington DC. Her work focuses on... Read more »
Aparnaa Somanathan is a senior economist in the World Bank's East Asia and Pacific Human Development Unit. She has worked on health... Read more »
Based in Nairobi, Apurva is the World Bank’s Lead Economist for Kenya, Rwanda and Eritrea. Prior to that, he led the economic growth... Read more »

Arastoo Khan is Additional Secretary, Economic Relations Division of the Ministry of Finance, Government of Bangladesh. He is also t... Read more »

Arathi Sundaravadanan is an online communications officer at the World Bank Institute. Read more »

Aref Adamali works as a regional economist for the World Bank Group, working on trade and competitiveness issues in Sub-Saharan Afri... Read more »

Ari is an economist from Finland and he has spent most of his life in development work, first in the field of industrial development and... Read more »
Arianna Legovini is the manager of Development Impact Evaluation (DIME) in the research department of the World Bank Group. Arianna has... Read more »
Ariel Yepez joined the Bank in 2008. As a senior energy specialist he is responsible for identifying, proposing and implementing energy... Read more »

Arish is an Urban Specialist at the World Bank working with countries in the East Asia and Pacific Region. His work spans issues of... Read more »

Aristomene Varoudakis is currently Economic Adviser at the Office of the World Bank Chief Economist. He has previously served as a Lead... Read more »

Arjan de Haan is a development expert who focuses on public policy and poverty in Asia. He leads the IDRC program Supporting Inclusi... Read more »

Arleen Cannata Seed was recruited to the World Bank after having spent nearly 10 years working in Africa, as the Regional ICT Officer for... Read more »
Arnab Bandyopadhyay works as a Senior Transport Engineer for the World Bank's South Asia Transport Unit. Mr. Bandyopadhyay... Read more »
Arsala Deane is a Trade and Competitiveness Specialist with the World Bank Group’s Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice, based in... Read more »

At the time he was writing on this blog, Arshad Sayed was the World Bank Country Manager for Mongolia. Previously, in the Bank he h... 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 Communications Officer and Russian Editor at the World Bank. Read more »
Artessa Saldivar-Sali is a Civil Engineer with expertise in urban environment as well as disaster risk management and was assessing... Read more »
Arturo Ardila has been team leader for an extensive array of projects most notably the Quito Metro Line One Project, the Mexico Urban... Read more »
Arturo Herrera Gutierrez is the Practice Manager of the Public Service and Performance Unit for Latin America and the Caribbean, part of... Read more »

Arturo joined the World Bank in 2006. He is currently involved in investment projects and analytical work across a wide ra... Read more »

Arun Agrawal teaches environmental politics at the University of Michigan in the School of Natural Resources and Environment. He is... 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 »
Arvind Jain joined the Enterprise Analysis Unit in 2008. Prior to joining the Bank/IFC, Arvind worked as a Statistician at the RAND... Read more »
Based in Nairobi, Asa Torkelsson currently leads the integration of gender for the World Bank Kenya program. Throughout her career she... Read more »

Ashi Kathuria is a consultant in South Asia Human Development based in the India Office.

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Ashis Das is a Health Specialist at the World Bank, who works on impact evaluation and innovative health systems strengthening... Read more »
Ashish Khanna is the India energy team leader in the World Bank's South Asia Sustainable Development Department. Read more »
Ashma Basnyat is a consultant for the South Asia Sustainable Development department of the World Bank.  She has contributed to a... Read more »
Ashok Kumar is a Senior Highway Engineer in the Transport Sector at the World Bank; with a focus in South Asia. He is a highly qualified... Read more »
Ashok Sarkar works as a Senior Energy Specialist in the World Bank’s Energy Anchor Unit, where he coordinates the strategic efforts... Read more »
Asif Islam is a Consultant with the Enterprise Analysis Unit at the World Bank Group. His research experience encompasses private sector... Read more »

Asli Demirgüç-Kunt is the Director of Research in the World Bank. After joining the Bank in 1989 as a Young Economist, she has held ... Read more »

Asli Gurkan is a Social Development Specialist at the Social Development Department, the World Bank. Her specialization and interest... Read more »
Asma Lateef is Director of the Bread for the World Institute, the research and policy analysis education wing that underpins the advocacy... Read more »
Asumani Guloba is an Economist in the World Bank office in Zambia. Previously, he served as an economist in the World Bank Uganda office.... Read more »

Maria Athena R. Ballesteros is the Manager of WRI’s International Financial Flows and the Environment Project. She is a long... Read more »

Atiur Rahman is Governor of the Central Bank of Bangladesh. 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 »
Audrey Sacks is an extended term consultant in the World Bank Institute's Governance Practice currently focusing on political economy,... 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 »
Aurelio Menéndez is the World Bank's manager for the Latin American and Caribbean transport sector. As part of his duties he supervises... 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 »
Austin Kilroy is a Private Sector Development Specialist in the Trade & Competitiveness practice of the World Bank. He currently... Read more »
Avinash Dixit is John J. F. Sherrerd ’52 University Professor of Economics Emeritus at Princeton University. He is also a... Read more »
Awa Sanou is a  Phd Sudent and Graduate Research Assistant in the Department of Agriculture, Food and Resource... Read more »
Axel Rifon is an ICT Policy Specialist within the Transport and ICT Global Practice, specialized in FCV countries and focusing on Somalia... 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 »
Ayhan Kose is Director of the World Bank Group’s Development Prospects Group. In this capacity, he leads the World Bank Group’s work on... Read more »
Dr. Ayodeji  Oluwole Odutolu is a Senior Health Specialist in the Africa Region at the World Bank. He is a medical graduate of... Read more »