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Dr. Jaana Remes is a senior fellow at the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI), McKinsey’s business and economics research arm, based in San Francisco. Since... Read more »
Jacomina de Regt's picture

Jacomina de Regt worked for the World Bank for over 30 years, last as coordinator for Community Driven Development for the Africa Region.  She... Read more »

Jacqueline Devine's picture
Jacqueline is the Senior Social Marketing Specialist at the Water and Sanitation Program of the World Bank, providing technical advice in behavior... Read more »
Jacques Morisset's picture
Jacques Morisset is the World Bank Lead Economist in Madagascar. After getting his PhD in Economics from the University of Geneva, he has hold various... Read more »
Jaehyang So's picture

Ms. Jaehyang So is the Director, Trust Funds and Partnerships at the World Bank. A Korean national, Ms. So joined the World Bank in 1992 as a Young... Read more »

Jaime de Melo's picture
Jaime de Melo is a professor at the University of Geneva and a Senior Fellow at FERDI (Fondation pour les études et recherches dans le développement... Read more »
Jaime Saavedra-Chanduvi's picture

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

Jamal Ibrahim Haidar's picture
Jamal Ibrahim Haidar is a PhD student at the Paris School of Economics. In 2011, he was a member of a team working on the development of the first-ever... Read more »
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Jamal Ibrahim Haidar is a PhD student at the Paris School of Economics. In 2011, he was a member of a team working on the development of the first-ever... Read more »
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Jamele Rigolini is a Senior Economist in the World Bank’s Office of the Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean. His areas of expertise... Read more »
James Seward's picture

I work on financial sector development issues in the East Asia & Pacific region for the World Bank.  I have been working on a variety of... Read more »

Jamus Lim's picture

Jamus Lim is currently a senior economist at the World Bank. He was educated at the University of Calif... Read more »

Jan Walliser's picture

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

Jana Kunicova's picture
Jana Kunicova is a Governance Specialist in ECA PREM. She works on governance and political economy issues across the region, including Ukraine, Central... Read more »
As leader of the network, Dev engages with government policymakers who shape the business environment for the private and financial sectors. To help... Read more »
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Jane Ebinger is the manager for the Climate Policy and Finance Team of the World Bank. Previously, she was assigned to the Energy Sector Manag... Read more »

Jane Hwang's picture
Jane Hwang is a Financial Sector Specialist in the Latin America and Caribbean Region. She has worked in the financial sector field for nearly 10 years.... Read more »
Jane Kiringai's picture
Jane Kiringai is a Senior Economist based in the Kenya country Office. Jane undertakes economic analytical work in the areas of macroeconomic policy and... Read more »
Janneke Hartvig Blomberg's picture
Janneke Hartvig Blomberg is a Nutrition Specialist with the World Bank, based in the Tanzania Country Office since October 2009 where she has been... Read more »
Jas Singh's picture
Jas Singh currently serves as a Senior Energy Efficiency Specialist with the World Bank’s Europe & Central Asia Energy Unit, working on energy... Read more »

Jason is a Program Assistant with the office of World Development Report at the World Bank. He provides technical and logistical support in the... Read more »

Javier Gonzalez has worked in the public sector in public finance and central banking and in the private sector in financial research. He has taugh... Read more »

Jean Pesme's picture
Jean Pesme is the manager of the Financial Market Integrity (FMI) service line, within the World Bank Group's Financial and Private Sector Development... Read more »
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Jean-Charles Hourcade is director of research at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS). He is acting as director of the CIRED ... Read more »

Jean-Christophe Maur's picture

Jean-Christophe Maur is a Senior Economist in the Growth and Competitiveness Program at the World Bank Institute. His current responsibilities in WBI... Read more »

Jean-François Arvis's picture
Jean-François Arvis is a Senior Economist with the International Trade Unit at the World Bank, where he is in charge of the knowledge activities in the... Read more »
Jean-Jacques Dethier's picture

Jean-Jacques is the Manager of the Research Services unit in the Development Economics Vice Presidency, at the World Bank. He has worked at the World... Read more »

Jean-Louis Racine's picture
Jean-Louis Racine is a senior innovation specialist working in the Europe and Central Asia region and the Innovation Technology and Entrepreneurship... Read more »
Jean-Michel Happi's picture
Jean-Michel Happi is the World Bank’s Country Manager for Armenia. He provides leadership on the overall policy reform agenda for the country,... Read more »
Jean-Pierre Chauffour's picture
Jean-Pierre Chauffour is Lead Country Economist for Morocco and Regional Trade Coordinator in the Middle East and North Africa Region at the World Bank.... Read more »
Jeanette Mallet's picture
Jeanette is a communications and social media consultant for the World Bank's African Diaspora Program. She studied development economics at the... Read more »
Jeanette Thomas is the former head of Knowledge, Web and Communications for the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP), were she oversaw ... Read more »

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

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Jed Friedman's picture
JED FRIEDMAN is a senior economist in the Poverty and Inequality Unit of the Development Research Group. His research interests include the... Read more »
Jee-Peng Tan's picture
Jee Peng TAN is currently Education Advisor in the Human Development Network of the World Bank where she coordinates the Network’s Bank-wide program on... Read more »
Jeff Kaplan's picture
Jeff is a strategic management consultant to government agencies and multinational companies on open data, open innovation, technology policies and... Read more »
Jeff McCoy's picture

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

Jeffrey Hammer's picture
Jeff Hammer is the Charles and Marie Robertson Visiting Professor of Economic Development at the Woodrow Wilson School of Princeton University. He is... Read more »
Jemima Sy's picture
Jemima Sy is the global business leader for the Water and Sanitation Program's initiative on domestic private sector participation. The Water and... Read more »
Jeni Klugman's picture
Jeni Klugman is the Director of Gender and Development at the World Bank Group. In her current role, she acts as lead spokesperson for gender equality... Read more »
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Jeremy Levin is a senior technical specialist in South Asia Sustainable Development Department, SASDI where he works on energy efficiency, renewable... Read more »

Jesko Hentschel's picture
Jesko Hentschel is the human development sector director in the South Asia region. He was previously deputy director of the World Development Report... Read more »
Jessica Gallegos's picture
Jessica Gallegos is a Junior Professional Associate at the Social Development Unit Latin America and the Caribbean. In this capacity she has been... Read more »
Jessica Sinclair Taylor's picture
Jessica Sinclair Taylor is the Communications Officer for the Mwananchi Programme, a 5 year DFID-funded... Read more »
Jesús Crespo Cuaresma's picture
Jesús Crespo Cuaresma is Professor of Economics at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU), as well as Director of Economic Analysis at the... Read more »
Jie Li's picture
Jie Li is an energy and environmental specialist at the World Bank, working in the Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change unit of the South Asia... Read more »
Jill Farrington's picture
Jill Farrington is former Coordinator, Noncommunicable Diseases, WHO Regional Office for Europe and has over 20 years public health experience including... Read more »
Jill Richmond's picture
Jill Richmond joined the Development Marketplace in 2011 and a Senior Consultant –- handling thought leadership campaigns, behavior change and... Read more »
Jim Anderson's picture
James Anderson (Jim) is currently a Senior Governance Specialist working on Vietnam where he recently led the preparation of Vietnam Development Report... Read more »
Jim Brumby's picture
Jim Brumby is a sector manager working on Poverty Reduction and Economic Management in East Asia and Pacific region. Read more »
Jim Rosenberg's picture
Jim leads the World Bank's global corporate online & social media efforts including content strategy, innovation, rapid response, and campaigns in... Read more »
Jim Yong Kim's picture

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

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

Jing Guo's picture
Jing Guo is a member of the World Bank’s Public Opinion Research Group in the External and Corporate Relations Operational Communications Department.... Read more »
Jiro Tominaga's picture
Jiro Tominaga is a Senior Evaluation Officer in the Independent Evaluation Group (IEG). He has led several evaluations assessing the development results... Read more »
Jishnu Das's picture

Jishnu Das is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group at The World Bank. He received his Ph.D. from Harvard University in Economics in... Read more »

Joachim von Amsberg's picture

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

Joana Godinho's picture

Joana Godinho is the Health Sector Manager for the Latin America and Caribbean region of the World Bank. She coordinates the knowledge, convening a... Read more »

Joana Silva's picture
Joana Silva is a Senior Economist at the World Bank, where she works on labor market reforms and social safety nets. At the World Bank, Joana has... Read more »
Joao Pedro Azevedo's picture
Joao Pedro Azevedo is a senior economist at the World Bank in Washington. He currently works for the European and Central Asia region, focusing on... Read more »
Joaquin Toro's picture
Joaquín Toro is a senior disaster risk management specialist at the World Bank, responsible for the portfolio of disaster risk projects in South America... Read more »
Jody Zall Kusek's picture
Jody Zall Kusek has published and worked in the area of results based management for much of her career. She currently works for the World Bank where... Read more »
Joe Qian's picture

Joe Qian is a Communications Associate for the Read more »

Joel Hellman's picture

Leads the World Bank’s global practice on fragile and conflict-affected states as Director of the Center on Conflict, Security and Development base... Read more »

Joel Turkewitz's picture
Joel Turkewitz is currently the Program Coordinator for the Regional Governance Hub, based in Bangkok, Thailand. Joel joined the Bank in 2000 as Senior... Read more »
Johan Mistiaen's picture
Johan A. Mistiaen, a Belgian national, is a Senior Economist-Statistician at the World Bank in Washington DC. He currently leads the Bank’s socio... Read more »
Johanna Martinsson's picture

Johanna Martinsson manages this blog.  She has several years of experience in the areas of advocacy, communication, knowledge management ... Read more »

Johannes Zutt's picture
Johannes Zutt, a Dutch national, has been active in development since 1990. His early experience involved program planning, and monitoring and... Read more »
John Anderson's picture
John Anderson is a Private Sector Development Specialist with the World Bank Group. Since 2011, he has managed the Converting and Transferring Currency... Read more »
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John Baffes is a Senior Economist with the Development Prospects Group. His responsibilities include commodity market monitoring and price projecti... Read more »

Mr. Donnelly is the communications advisor for World Bank President Jim Yong Kim. He was vice president and senior editor at Burness Communications and... Read more »
John Garrison's picture

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

John Gibson is Professor in the Department of Economics, University of Waikato and a Senior Research Associate of Motu Economic and Public Policy... Read more »
John Nash's picture
John Nash is a lead economist in the Sustainable Development Department of the World Bank's Latin America and the Caribbean region, dealing with issues... Read more »
John Nasir's picture
John Nasir is an American national who joined the World Bank in 1997 as a consultant. Since then he has worked on private sector development issues in... Read more »
John Paul's picture
John is a consultant for infoDev, a global partnership program within the World Bank Group which works at the intersection of innovation, technology,... Read more »
John Roome's picture

John Roome is Director for Sustainable Development in the East Asia Region of the World Bank. He is responsible for the Bank’s work with the 22... Read more »

John Speakman is a Lead Private Sector Development Specialist in the Africa Region in the World Bank, and a co-author of the Growth Pole chapter in the... Read more »
John Stein's picture
John "Jack" Stein is sector director for sustainable development for the South Asia region of the World Bank. During his 30 years at the Bank, he has... Read more »
John Wilson's picture

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

Jon Strand's picture
Jon Strand , a Norwegian national, is a senior economist in the World Bank Development Research Group's Environment and Energy Team in Washington, D.C.... Read more »
Jonathan Coony's picture
Jonathan Coony is the Program Coordinator of infoDev’s Climate Technology Program to establish a global network of Climate Innovation Centers in... Read more »
Jonathan Walters's picture
Jonathan Walters is the Director for Regional Strategy and Programs in the Middle East and North Africa Region of the World Bank. He joined the World... Read more »
Jordan Schwartz's picture

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

Jorge Arbache's picture
Jorge Saba Arbache is Senior Economist in the World Bank's Office of the Chief Economist, Africa Region, and is the director of the Africa Development... Read more »
Jorge Coarasa's picture
Jorge Coarasa is a Senior Economist with the World Bank Group Investment Climate Department where he focuses on private participation in health and... Read more »
Jos Verbeek's picture
Jos Verbeek, is a lead economist at the World Bank and leads the work on the Global Monitoring Report. He is an economist with expertise in country... Read more »
José Alejandro Quijada's picture
José Alejandro Quijada is part of the Global Monitoring Report team, Development Economics Prospects Group at the World Bank. He works on issues related... Read more »
José Cuesta's picture

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

Jose Daniel Reyes's picture
Jose Daniel Reyes is a trade economist in the International Trade Unit of The World Bank. He has several years of research and professional experience,... Read more »
Jose Luis Diaz Sanchez's picture
Jose Luis Diaz Sanchez is an Economist at the Office of the World Bank Chief Economist. His has also held assignments at the World Bank’s Independent... Read more »
Jose Luis Irigoyen's picture
Mr. Irigoyen is the Director for the Transport, Water, Information and Communications Technologies, and Infrastructure Finance Department in the... Read more »
Josefina Posadas's picture
Josefina Posadas is an Economist at the Gender and Development Group of the Poverty Reduction Network in the World Bank. She holds a Ph.D. from Boston... Read more »
Joseph Mansilla's picture
Joseph Mansilla works with the Open Government practice in the World Bank Institute (WBI). He is part of the team working on ICT4Gov (Information and... Read more »
Joshua Goldstein's picture
Joshua Goldstein is a PhD candidate at Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and a consultant in the World Bank Group’s... Read more »
Joshua Wimpey's picture
Joshua Wimpey joined the Enterprise Analysis team in 2007 after working as a consultant for the World Bank for two years. His prior experience includes... Read more »
Joulan Abdul Khalek's picture
Joulan Abdul Khalek joined the World Bank in 2012 and is an economist in the ICT policy division focusing on technology and job creation in the Middle... Read more »
Joumana Asso's picture
Joumana Asso, Senior Private Sector Development Specialist at the Climate Investment Funds, covers the private sector portfolio of the funds for the... Read more »
Joumana Cobein's picture
Joumana Cobein is the IFC Head for the Maghreb (Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria), based in Rabat. As country head for Morocco, from 2007 to 2010, she took... Read more »
Juan Buchenau is a Senior Financial Sector Specialist working in the Latin America and the Caribbean region of the World Bank. Has an MSc from the... Read more »
Juan Costain's picture
Juan Costain is the Principal Regional Team Leader for South Asia for the Water and Sanitation Program at the World Bank. Read more »
Juan Echenique's picture
Juan A. Echenique is a consultant for the Sustainable Development department of the World Bank. His work on the Wold Bank involves applied research with... Read more »
Juan Feng's picture
Juan Feng, a Chinese national, is an Economist at the World Bank in Washington DC. She joined the Bank in 2008, and has since focused most of her... Read more »
Juan Manuel Moreno's picture
Juan Manuel Moreno is Senior Education Specialist at the Department of Middle East and North Africa of the World Bank. Having worked in education... Read more »
Jude Hanan's picture
Judith (Jude) Hanan joined the World Bank's Web Governance Team as the new social media and emerging tools strategist. Before joining the Bank, Jude... Read more »
Judith Rodin's picture

Judith Rodin is president of the Rockefeller Foundation.  She was previously president of the University of Pennsylvania and the first woman to... Read more »

Judy Baker's picture
Judy Baker is a Lead Economist in the Urban Practice Group at the World Bank Institute working on issues of urban poverty, service delivery, and climate... Read more »
Juergen Voegele's picture
Juergen Vogele is the director for the Agriculture and Environmental Services Department of the World Bank. In this role, he leads the department... Read more »
Julia Brethenoux assists in the implementation of infoDev’s Creating Sustainable Businesses program in collaboration with the government of Finland and... Read more »
Julia Bucknall's picture
Julia Bucknall is currently the Manager of the Bank's central unit for Water, known as the Water Anchor. She has also worked as a Lead Natural Resources... Read more »
Julia Mensah's picture
Julia Mensah is an Extended Term Consultant in the World Bank Institute's Health Systems Practice. In this capacity she provides technical support to... Read more »
Julia Oliver's picture
Julia Oliver is an online communications officer for the World Bank's Economic Policy, Debt and Trade Department. She worked as a newspaper journalist... Read more »
Julia Ross's picture
Julia Ross is an Online Communications Officer at the World Bank, where she works with the health, education and social protection/labor teams. Prior to... Read more »
Julian Lampietti's picture
Julian Lampietti works on Agriculture and Rural Development in the Middle East and North Africa Region of the World Bank. The focus of his current work... Read more »
Julian Lee's picture
Julian Lee is an Environment Specialist in the Agriculture and Environmental Services Department, where he primarily works to promote the conservation... Read more »
Julianne Baker Gallegos's picture
Julianne Baker Gallegos is a Junior Professional Associate focusing on the relationship between cities and climate change at the World Bank's Urban... Read more »
Julie Babinard's picture

Julie Babinard is a Senior Transport Specialist in the Transport Unit of the Transport, Water and Information and Communication Technolog... Read more »

Julie Barbet-Gros's picture
Julie Barbet-Gros is a consultant with the World Bank’s Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) group in Washington DC. She is working on... Read more »
Julie McLaughlin's picture
Julie McLaughlin is the Sector Manager for Health, Nutrition, and Population in the South Asia region. McLaughlin, a public health specialist who has... Read more »
Julie Ruel-Bergeron's picture
Julie Ruel-Bergeron is a nutrition specialist in the Human Development Network's Health, Nutrition, and Population (HNP) unit. While earning her MPH,... Read more »
Julio Revilla's picture
Julio is a senior country economist for Zambia. Before joining the Bank in 2005, he worked at the Institute of International Finance, as an advisor to... Read more »
Jumana Alaref's picture
Jumana Alaref is a Junior Professional Associate with the Human Development Unit of the Middle East and North Africa Region at the World Bank. She works... Read more »
Jun Erik Rentschler's picture
Jun Erik Rentschler is a Research Analyst for the WDR 2014, working with the World Bank SDN Chief Economist’s Office and the Global Facility for... Read more »
Junaid Kamal Ahmad's picture
Junaid Ahmad, a Bangladeshi national, is Director, Sustainable Development, for the MNA Region at the World Bank. He is responsible for the Bank’s... Read more »
Jung Weil's picture
Jung coordinates strategic communications and social media activities for the Development Data Group.  She has developed and executed strategic... Read more »
Junko Narimatsu's picture
Ms.Junko Narimatsu is a consultant with the ICT Sector Unit. Her current work focuses on policies related to fostering the IT and IT-enabled services... Read more »
Justin Locke's picture
Justin Locke is a Disaster Risk Management for the Latin America and Caribbean Disaster Risk Management and Urban Unit of the World Bank. Justin leads... Read more »
Justin Yifu Lin's picture

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

Justine Espina-Letargo's picture
Justine Espina-Letargo is the online communications officer for the World Bank's Philippines and Vietnam hub. She has done research on communications... Read more »
Justine White is an Operations Officer in Innovation policy unit of the Growth and Competitiveness Program at the World Bank Institute. Her current... Read more »
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Jyoti Shukla is the energy sector manager for the World Bank's South Asia region. Read more »