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R. Subrahmanyam's picture

R. Subrahmanyam is Principal Secretary of Rural Development in Andhra Pradesh, India.

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Rachael Goodhue's picture

Rachael Goodhue is a professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California, Davis. Her research  intere... Read more »

Rachael Knight's picture
Rachael Knight, Director of the Community Land Protection Progam at Namati, is an attorney with... Read more »
Rachel Ilana Block's picture
Rachel is a research assistant with the WDR team, and despite her youthfulness, is not as tech-savvy as she ought to be, though she, along with the... Read more »
Rachel K. Sebudde's picture
Rachel K. Sebudde is a Senior Economist in the World Bank's Africa, Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit. She has over 15 years of policy... Read more »
Rachel Kyte's picture
Rachel Kyte is World Bank Group vice president and special envoy for climate change. She oversees work on climate change adaptation, mitigation,... Read more »
Rachel Lipson's picture
Rachel Lipson works in the Public Integrity and Openness Department of the Governance Global Practice. Her work program focuses on the reform of public... Read more »
Rachel Ort's picture
Rachel Ort is a Public Sector and Governance consultant with the World Bank. Her research interests include the political economy of decentralization... Read more »
Rachel Perks's picture
Rachel Perks is a mining specialist with the Extractive Industries practice of the World Bank. Prior to joining the World Bank, she worked and lived for... Read more »
Rachid Benmessaoud's picture
Rachid Benmessaoud has been the World Bank country director for Pakistan since 2010. His top priorities are to: (i) lead the implementation of the Bank... Read more »
Radhi Meddeb's picture
Radhi Meddeb is the President of Action of Développement Solidaire. Read more »
Radu Cucos's picture
Radu Cucos acted as the Chief Information Officer and the e-Transformation Coordinator of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration of... Read more »
Rafael Barroso's picture
Rafael Barroso é economista do Banco Mundial. Formou-se em economia pela Universidade de São Paulo e tem mestrado na área pela Universidade Federal do... Read more »
Rafael Rofman's picture
Rafael Rofman es Licenciado en Economía de la Universidad de Buenos Aires, magister en Demografía Social de la Universidad Nacional de Luján y Ph.D. en... Read more »
Raffaello Cervigni's picture

Raffaello Cervigni is a Lead Environmental Economist and the Regional Coordinator for Climate Change in the Africa region of the World Bank. He ha... Read more »

Raghad Mardini's picture
Raghad Mardini is the founder and director of Art Residence Aley (2012), an NGO that hosts Syrian artists and curate art shows and performance.  A... Read more »
Raghada Abdel Hamed's picture
Raghada is a program assistant for Human Development projects in Egypt, Yemen and Djibouti based in Cairo office. She is a winner of the World Bank... Read more »
Ragui Assaad's picture
Ragui Assaad is Thematic Leader on Labor Issues at the Economic Research Forum in Egypt, nonresident senior fellow with Global Economy and Development,... Read more »
Rahul Kanakia's picture
Rahul Kanakia is an international development consultant who's based in Baltimore, Maryland. He graduated from Stanford in 2008 with a B.A. in Economics... Read more »
Rahyab Lari's picture

Rahyab Lari is a manager at the World Bank in Washington DC.  He leads the design and delivery of IT-enabled business solutions supporting ini... Read more »

Rainer Münz's picture
Rainer Münz is Head of Research, Erste Bank, and Chair of KNOMAD Thematic Working Group 8 on Demographic Changes and Migration. He holds a PhD, from... Read more »
Raj Nallari's picture

Raj Nallari is the manager of the Growth and Competitiveness Practice at the World Bank Institute.  During these 15 years of service in the... Read more »

Raja Rehan Arshad's picture
Raja Rehan Arshad is Lead Disaster Risk Management Specialist in the Global Facility for Disaster... Read more »
Rajeev Ahuja's picture

Rajeev Ahuja, PhD, is an economist working in the Health, Nutrition, and Population unit of the World Bank, India office. Although, his work at th... Read more »

Rajendra Kumar's picture
Dr. Rajendra Kumar is a senior officer in the Indian Administrative Service (I.A.S.) and is currently working as the Joint Secretary (e-Gov) in the... Read more »
Rajib Upadhya's picture
Rajib Upadhya is the senior external affairs officer in the Nepal office of the World Bank. He was a journalist and a broadcaster in Nepal before... Read more »
Raju Huidrom's picture

Raju Huidrom is an Economist with the Development Prospects Group of the World Bank. He is primarily engaged with monitoring of financial and macro... Read more »

Raju Jan Singh's picture

Raju Jan Singh is the Lead Economist for Central Africa, based in Yaoundé, Cameroon. Prior to joining the World Bank, Mr. Singh held positions at t... Read more »

Rajul Awasthi's picture
Rajul Awasthi is Senior Public Sector Specialist in the Governance Global Practice at the World Bank. He leads the tax policy and revenue administration... Read more »
Raka Banerjee's picture
Raka Banerjee is a Project Coordinator in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. As a member of the LSMS-ISA team, she provides project... Read more »
Rakhi Bhavnani's picture
Rakhi Bhavnani is a Disaster Risk Management Specialist working in the area of disaster reconstruction, risk reduction, and rapid response. She recently... Read more »

Ralph De Haas (Maastricht, 1976) is a Deputy Director of Research at the EBRD. Prior to joining the EBRD, Ralph worked at the Banking Supervision a... Read more »

Rana Amirtahmasebi's picture
Rana Amirtahmasebi is an urban planner, working at the Urban Development and Resilience Unit of the World Bank, mostly on issues related to urban... Read more »
Rana Flowers's picture
Rana Flowers has been UNICEF Representive in Cambodia since July 2012. Prori to her arrival in Phnom Penh, Ms. Flowers served as UNICEF Representative... Read more »
Rana Hendy's picture
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 Economics and... Read more »
Randa Akeel's picture
Ms. Akeel is a Senior Economist in the Middle East and North Africa Finance and Private Sector Development (FPD) unit. Ms. Akeel’s work has focused on... Read more »
Randeep Sudan's picture
Randeep Sudan is the Sector Manager for Information and Communication Technologies at the World Bank, based in Washington DC. His Unit supports... Read more »
Randi Ryterman's picture

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

Randy Salim's picture
Randy Salim, a former television news reporter, has served as the communications officer for the Indonesia country office since 2007 and is currently... Read more »
Rani Deshpande is YouthSave Project Director, Save the Children. Rani provides overall strategic leadership and management to the YouthSave project... Read more »
Rania Atieh's picture
Rania Atieh is a social protection and labor consultant at the Human Development Department of the World Bank’s Middle East and North Africa (MENA)... Read more »
Rania Salah Seddik's picture
Rania Salah Seddik is the Founder and Managing Director of Gebraa, a hybrid social enterprise that links artisans of traditional Egyptian crafts to... Read more »
Ranu Sinha's picture
Ms. Ranu Sinha was born in Patna, Bihar but migrated to the US at the age of five. Twenty four years later, she began a journey back to India,... Read more »
Ranya Abdel Baki's picture
Ranya is a development economist with over 12 years of experience in finance and economic and social development. A consultant based in the World... Read more »
Rashmi Shankar's picture
Rashmi is currently a Program Leader for the South Caucasus, based in Tbilisi, Georgia. Prior to this position, Rashmi was Senior Economist for... Read more »
Rasiel Vellos's picture
Rasiel Vellos, a Belizean national, is a Statistical Officer at the World Bank in Washington DC. He joined the Bank in May 2012 and primarily oversees... Read more »
Rasmus Heltberg's picture
Rasmus Heltberg is a Lead Evaluation Officer with the World Bank's a Independent Evaluation Group. Prior to this, he was a Senior Social... Read more »
Ravi Kanbur's picture
Ravi Kanbur is T. H. Lee Professor of World Affairs at Cornell University. He holds a bachelor's degree from Cambridge and a doctorate from Oxford. He... Read more »
Ravi Kumar's picture

Ravi Kumar is a Digital Strategist with the Governance Global Practice at the World Bank Group in Washington, D.C. He is from Nepal. 
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Ravindra A. Yatawara's picture

Ravi Yatawara is a Senior Economist in the Growth and Competitiveness Program at the World Bank Institute. He is the manager of the World Trade In... Read more »

Ray Nakshabendi's picture

Dr. Ray Nakshabendi is a final year medical student that wishes to use his knowledge and skill for betterment of others. He has taken part in a few... Read more »

Raymond Bourdeaux's picture
Raymond Bourdeaux is currently Lead Infrastructure Specialist in the MENA region. In the front office of the MNSSD Director, he is working on Public... Read more »
Rebecca Holmes's picture
Rebecca Holmes is a research fellow at the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) in the U.K. She specialises in social protection and gender, and has... Read more »
Rebecca Post's picture
Reema Nayar's picture
Reema Nayar is Practice Manager in the Latin America and Caribbean Unit of the Education Global Practice of the World Bank. In this capacity, she... Read more »
Rehan Jamil's picture
Rehan Rafay Jamil currently working with the South Asia Social Protection (SASSP) at the World Bank. Rehan has a Masters in International Affairs from... Read more »
Rekha Reddy's picture

Rekha Reddy is a Senior Economist in the Latin America Finance and Private Sector Development group. She joined the World Bank as ... Read more »

Remi Jedwab's picture
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 student at the... Read more »
Renana Jhabvala's picture
Renana Jhabvala is the National Coordinator for the Self-Employed Women’s Association in India. Read more »
Renaud Seligmann's picture
Renaud Seligmann is currently Manager of the West and Central Africa Financial Management Unit at the World Bank. He oversees the Bank's involvement in... Read more »
Rene Leon Solano's picture
Rene Leon-Solano is a social protection specialist in the Human Development Department of the Middle East and North Africa Region of the World Bank. He... Read more »
René M. Stulz's picture
René M. Stulz is the Everett D. Reese Chair of Banking and Monetary Economics and the Director of the Dice Center for Research in Financial Economics at... Read more »
Renos Vakis's picture
Renos Vakis is a Lead Economist with the Poverty and Inequality unit in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. His research focuses on... Read more »
Reza Farivari's picture
Reza Farivari is a Lead Information Officer at the World Bank in Washington DC. He manages the Data and Information Systems, as well as the Client... Read more »
Ricardo Fuentes's picture
Ricardo Fuentes Nieva is a chapter author for the World Development Report 2010 at the World Bank. He is currently on leave from his position as policy... Read more »
Ricardo Gazel's picture
Ricardo Gazel, a citizen of Brazil, received his B.A. degree in Economics from University of Minas Gerais, Brazil in 1981. He worked in the private and... Read more »
Ricardo Hausmann's picture
Richard Abdulnour's picture
Richard Abdulnour is a Water and Sanitation Specialist, Global Water Practice, World Bank. He is currently involved in water and sanitation projects in... Read more »
Richard Calland's picture
Richard Calland is an Associate Professor of Public Law at the University of Cape Town and a Senior Associate of the University of Cambridge’s Institute... Read more »
Richard Cambridge's picture
Richard Cambridge joined the World Bank as a Young Professional and has undertaken a variety of assignments. He has served as the Personal Assistant to... Read more »
Richard Damania's picture

I am a Lead Environmental Economist in the World Bank, where among a host of other things, I coordinate the climate change work agenda in the Sout... Read more »

Richard Fix's picture

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

Richard Hosier's picture
Richard Hosier is Senior Environmental Specialist on Climate Change in the Global Environmental Coordination Unit of the World Bank. From 2004-2008, he... Read more »
Richard J. Sexton's picture
Richard J. Sexton is a professor and chair in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California, Davis. His research... Read more »
Richard Mallett's picture
Rich is a Research Officer at the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) in London, where he works full-time on the Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium... Read more »
Richard Miron is the senior communications officer responsible for StAR. He recently joined the World Bank but has worked in communications and... Read more »
Richard Murby's picture
Richard Record's picture

Richard Record is a Senior Economist in the World Bank Group Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management Global Practice. He was formerly&n... Read more »

Richard Scobey's picture

Richard Scobey is a Senior Advisor and Deputy to the Director General, IEG.

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Richard Spencer's picture
Richard Spencer has been with the World Bank for eighteen years.  During much of the early years he worked on renewable energy projects.  He... Read more »
Richard Zechter's picture

In his sixteen years at the World Bank, Richard Zechter has been involved in carbon fund management, oversight of the Bank’s engagement in global p... Read more »

Rishi Desai's picture
Rishi Desai currently manages research efforts for the C40 Cities Climate Leadership group. He is responsible for developing the strategic research plan... Read more »
Rita Almeida's picture
Rita K. Almeida is an Economist at the Human Development Social protection Unit of the World Bank. Between 2003 and 2006, she worked at the Development... Read more »
Rita Costa's picture
Rita Costa holds a Master in Public Policy from the University of Chicago's Harris School of Public Policy and a BA in Economics from Universidade Nova... Read more »
Rita Oulai's picture

Rita Oulai is an International Finance Corporation (IFC) consultant working in microfinance and digital finance in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire. Previous... Read more »

Ritva Reinikka's picture
Ritva Reinikka is director of the Human Development Group in the Africa Region of the World Bank. Since she joined the Bank in 1993 as a country... Read more »
Rob Swinkels's picture
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 previously... Read more »
Robert Bernard's picture
Robert Bernard is responsible for defining and implementing the global strategy for Microsoft’s environmental efforts. Under Rob’s leadership, Microsoft... Read more »
Robert Cialdini's picture

Robert B. Cialdini is Regents’ Emeritus Professor of Psychology and Marketing at Arizona State University. He has taught at Stanford University... Read more »

Robert Hawkins's picture

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

Robert Hunja's picture

Robert Hunja is the Director for Public Integrity and Openness in the World Bank’s Governance Global Practice. In that role he oversees the impleme... Read more »

Lecturer, Centre for Advanced Studies in Environmental Law and Policy (CASELAP), University of Nairobi, and Legal/Institutional Expert, Ministry of... Read more »
Robert Lerman's picture

Dr. Robert Lerman is a leading expert on how education, employment, and family structure work together to affect economic well-being. He is the Urb... Read more »

Robert Lesnick's picture
Robert M. Lesnick is currently Oil and Gas Program Coordinator for the World Bank within its Oil, Gas and Mining Policy Division. Previously he was a... Read more »
Robert Marten's picture

Robert Marten joined The Rockefeller Foundation in 2010. Mr. Marten manages relationships with current and prospective grantees throughout the gran... Read more »

Robert Matthams's picture
Robert McDonald's picture

Rob is a senior scientist for urban sustainability at The Nature Conservancy. He researches the impact and dependence of cities on the natural worl... Read more »

Robert P. Beschel is a Lead Public Sector Specialist in the Governance Global Practice.  He heads the Governance and Anti-corruption (GAC) in the... Read more »

Robert leads McKinsey & Company's Infrastructure practice in the Americas. He also holds leadership positions in the Private Equity and Electri... Read more »

Robert Soden's picture
Robert Soden is a consultant to the World Bank South Asia Disaster Risk Management Team and the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery ... Read more »
Robert Townsend's picture

Professor Townsend began his work as a theorist working on general equilibrium models, contract theory, and mechanism design. He is known for his... Read more »

Robert Watson's picture

Professor Watson’s career has evolved from research scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory: California Institute of Technology, to a US... Read more »

Robert Whyte is the World Bank Group’s senior specialist in the area of investment promotion. With some 30 years experience in foreign investment... Read more »
Robert Willis's picture

Robert Willis is a Professor of Economics at the University of Michigan and Research Professor at the Population Studies Center.

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Robert Wrobel's picture
Robert Wrobel is a Social Development specialist with over ten years of experience in East and South Asia, including Indonesia, Afghanistan, and the... Read more »
Roberta Gatti's picture
Roberta Gatti is currently the Social Protection Sector Manager and Lead Human Development Economist for the Middle East and North Africa Region at the... Read more »
Roberta V. Gatti's picture
Roberta Gatti is currently the coordinator for the World Bank Roma Inclusion agenda in Europe and Central Asia, based in Warsaw. Until recently, she was... Read more »
Robertas Zubrickas's picture
Robertas Zubrickas is a Senior Research Associate at the University of Zurich. Read more »
Roberto N. Fattal Jaef's picture

Roberto N. Fattal Jaef is an economist in the Macroeconomics and Growth team of the World Bank’s Research Department. His research... Read more »

Roberto Rocha's picture

Roberto Rocha was a young professional at the IMF and transferred to the World Bank in 1985, where he has been since then. In his career in the Ba... Read more »

Robin Horn's picture

Robin Horn is an Adviser at the World Bank's Human Development Network.  He is responsible for leading the work program charged with developing... Read more »

Robin Mearns's picture
Roby Senderowitsch's picture
Roby Senderowitsch is program manager of the Global Partnership for Social Accountability. Previously he was country manager for the World Bank in the... Read more »
Rocio Calidonio's picture
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Rodger Voorhies is the Director of the Financial Services for the Poor program at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. For nearly 20 years prior to... Read more »
Rodrigo Serrano-Berthet's picture
Senior Social Development Specialist Read more »
Roger Burks's picture
Roger Burks is an Online Communications Officer for the World Bank. Over the course of more than 15 years as an international development writer and... Read more »
Roger Coma Cunill's picture
Roger Gorham's picture

Roger Gorham is a transport economist and urban development specialist with the World Bank, with over 20 years of experience in urban transport, la... Read more »

Rogier van den Brink's picture
Rogier van den Brink is a Lead Economist in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Department (PREM) of the East Asia and Pacific Region of the... Read more »
Rohit Mittal's picture
Rohit Mittal joined the World Bank in 2002 and is currently Senior Energy Specialist in the India office of Global Energy and Extractives group. He... Read more »
Roland Lomme's picture
Roland has been working in the World Bank New Delhi office since 2010 as Governance Advisor. He was previously an Adviser to the French Executive... Read more »
Roli Mahajan's picture
Roli Mahajan is the Online Communications Officer for India, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives. Read more »
Rong Qian's picture
Rong Qian is a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Maryland. She is currently working at the World Bank, Growth and Macroeconomics Group. Her... Read more »
Ronnie Goldberg's picture
Ronnie Goldberg is the Executive Vice President and Senior Policy Officer of US Council for International Business. Read more »
Ros Grady's picture
Ros Grady is a Senior Financial Sector Expert with the Financial inclusion Team, within the Finance and Markets Global... Read more »
Rosangela Bando's picture
Rosangela Bando is an economist at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). Read more »
Rosanna Chan is an economist in the South Asia Finance and Private Sector Development, based in New Delhi, India. She is affiliated with the Investment... Read more »
Rose Mungai's picture
Rose Mungai is a World Bank's Senior Economist/Statistician working in the Africa region Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network front office.... Read more »
Rosemary Rop's picture
Rosemary Rop works on pro poor reforms with regulatory agencies, utilities and non governmental organizations to extend water and sanitation services to... Read more »
Rosina Bierbaum's picture

Rosina Bierbaum is the co-director of the World Development Report 2010 on climate change. Since 2001, she has been the Dean and Professor at the ... Read more »

Roxanne Bauer's picture
Roxanne Bauer is a consultant to the World Bank's External and Corporate Relations, Operational Communications department (ECROC). She has several years... Read more »
Roy Van der Weide's picture
Roy van der Weide is an Economist on the Poverty and Inequality Research team within the Development Research Group of the World... Read more »
Roza Vasileva's picture
Roza Vasileva is an ICT and Open Data consultant to the World Bank’s Transport and ICT Global Practice. She joined the Bank in September 2012 as an... Read more »
Rubaba Anwar's picture

Rubaba Anwar joined The World Bank in 2008. Since then, she has been working on the general Governance program of the country office, but over the... Read more »

Ruben Enikolopov's picture
Ruben Enikolopov is an Assistant Professor of Economics in New Economic School, Moscow, which he joined after completing his Ph.D. in Economics in... Read more »
Rudaba Z. Nasir's picture
Rudaba Z. Nasir is part of the International Finance Corporation’s Read more »
Rukmankan Sivaloganathan's picture
Rukmankan Sivaloganathan holds a MBA from INSEAD. He is the CEO and Co-Founder of a start up called Trekurious, an online marketplace for premium... Read more »
Rumela Ghosh's picture
Rumela, born and brought up in the erstwhile French Colony of Chandannagar, India is currently a student at the Presidency University in Kolkata. She is... Read more »
Ruslan Yemtsov's picture
Ruslan Yemtsov is a lead economist and team leader for social protection at the World Bank. Prior to his current position, he worked as a poverty... Read more »
Russ Mittermeier's picture
Russell A. Mittermeier is the president of Conservation International. He is also an author, primatologist, herpetologist and chairman of the IUCN... Read more »
Russel Valentine's picture
Russel Valentine is currently an undergraduate student pursuing his bachelor’s degree in Business Management and Marketing at the University of Wales... Read more »
Russell Hillberry's picture
RUSSELL  HILLBERRY is a senior economist in the Development Economics Research Group, Trade and International Integration Team.  Prior to... Read more »
Ruth Heymann's picture
Fundación Tzedaká has been developing, for 21 years, social programs and actions to improve the living conditions of citizens who live in poverty in... Read more »
Ryan Hahn's picture
Knowledge Management Officer Read more »
Ryan Muldoon's picture
Ryan Muldoon is a Senior Research Fellow in the Philosophy, Politics and Economics program at the University of Pennsylvania. Previously, he was a Post... Read more »
Ryan Siegel's picture
Ryan seeks to understand the dynamics of human prosperity and its implications for the systems and processes surrounding knowledge generation,... Read more »