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S. Akhtar Mahmood is Lead Investment Policy Officer in the Investment Climate Department of the World Bank Group. He was part of the management team in... Read more »
S. Amer Ahmed's picture

S. Amer Ahmed is an Economist in the Global Modeling and Analytics team of the World Bank’s Development Prospects Group. His current responsibiliti... Read more »

S. Vijay Iyer's picture
S. Vijay Iyer is Director of the World Bank’s Sustainable Energy Department, where he guides the Bank’s policies, programs and strategies in the energy... Read more »
Saadia Iqbal's picture

Saadia has lived in Pakistan and in the US. She loves reading and she is fascinated by the power of Internet to bring people from all over the worl... Read more »

Sabrina Haque's picture
Sabrina Haque joined the World Bank in 2013 and is working as a knowledge-support consultant for the Water... Read more »
Sadaf Lakhani's picture
Sadaf Lakhani is a consultant with the World Bank Social Cohesion and Violence Prevention team. She provided inputs for Read more »
Sadia Chowdhury's picture

Sadia Afroze Chowdhury, MD, MPH, a Bangladeshi national, is the Bank's lead specialist on reproductive health.Sadia, joined the Bank in 1998, and h... Read more »

Sadiq Ahmed's picture

Sadiq is a senior manager for the World Bank's South Asia region.  At the Bank, Sadiq has worked on poverty reduction, governance, private se... Read more »

Safaa El-Kogali's picture
Safaa El-Kogali is the Sector Leader for Caribbean and Haiti within the World Bank's Human Development Department. Prior to this position, Safaa was a... Read more »
Sahar Nasr is the Lead Economist in the World Bank’s Finance and Private Sector Development Department of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Ms.... Read more »
Said Dahdah's picture

Said Dahdah is a transport specialist in the Transport Unit in the Transport, Water and Information and Communication Technology Department of the ... Read more »

Sakuntala Akmeemana's picture

Saku Akmeemana is a Senior Governance Specialist, who has worked both in the field and at headquarters.. She has worked extensively in South Asia a... Read more »

Salih Kemal Kalyoncu's picture
Salih K. Kalyoncu is the World Bank's Senior Procurement Specialist, serving as Procurement Team Leader for Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine and Turkey. Before... Read more »
Salomon Samen's picture

Salomon Samen is a member of the World Bank Institute (WBI) Trade Group of the World Bank. Before joining WBI, he was Regional Trade Coordina... Read more »

Sam Raymond's picture
Sam Raymond is a Consultant with infoDev’s Access to Finance Program. His work with the World Bank Group centers on the development of projects that... Read more »
Sam Stanyaki's picture

I live in Waso village, near Koija on the Laikipia Plateau in Kenya.

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Sameer Akbar's picture
Sameh El-Saharty's picture
Senior Health Policy Specialist, South Asia Region Read more »
Sameh Mobarek's picture
Senior Counsel in the Finance, Private Sector Development and Infrastructure advisory Unit at the World Bank Read more »
Samhir is a member of the Open Development Technology Alliance, the ICT Knowledge Platform of the World Bank. He is a master's candidate at Georgetown... Read more »
Samia Al-Duaij's picture
Samia Al-Duaij joined the World Bank’s Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Environment Unit in July 2006. As a member of the MENA Environment team, she... Read more »
Samia Melhem's picture

Samia Melhem is a lead Policy officer at the Transport and ICT Global Practice. She chairs the Digital Development Community of Practice, and leads... Read more »

Sammar Essmat's picture
Sammar Essmat is IFC’s Regional Gender Focal Point for Europe and Central Asia. She leads efforts there to increase women’s private-sector participation... Read more »
Samra Shaibani's picture
Samra Shaibani joined the Bank in November 2003 as Senior Communication Officer.  Prior to that, she worked with the Yemeni Government, donor and... Read more »
Samuel Lee's picture
Sam is a member of the World Bank Finances team, a Finance Complex project that aims to make financial data about the World Bank's activities readily... Read more »
Samuel Maimbo is a Lead Financial Sector Specialist with the Africa Financial and Private Sector Development Unit. He has expertise in a range of... Read more »
Samuel Mills's picture
Samuel Mills, M.D., Dr.PH, is a Senior Health Specialist at the World Bank. His areas of interest in public health are reproductive health, epidemiology... Read more »
Sana Agha Al Nimer's picture
She joined the World Bank in June 2004. Before joining the Bank, she worked in the private sector and international agencies in many countries in the... Read more »
Water and sanitation specialist Read more »
Sana Rafiq's picture

Sana Rafiq is interested in economic development and disruptive solutions that create social value. She graduated from Carleton College with a doub... Read more »

Sandeep Mahajan's picture
Sandeep Mahajan is the World Bank's Lead Economist for South Africa. Read more »
Sandra Moscoso's picture
Sandra runs the World Bank Finances Program by day and works on community efforts on education, active transportation, and open government by night.... Read more »
Sandya Salgado's picture
"After 28 years of being in the corporate world working in the Marketing Communications sector, I joined the development world because that's where my... Read more »
Sangeeta Carol Pinto's picture
Sangeeta Pinto is a determined foot soldier of the development world who would like to be remembered for getting the job done to make a positive... Read more »
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The Sanitation Hackathon: December 1-2, 2012 Read more »
Sanjana Zaman's picture
Sanjay Kathuria's picture
Sanjay Kathuria is Lead Economist in the World Bank’s South Asia Regional Cooperation and Integration Unit, based in Washington, D.C.  Until August... Read more »
Sanjay Pahuja's picture
Sr Water Resources Spec. Read more »
Sanjay Pradhan's picture
Mr. Sanjay Pradhan is the Vice President of the World Bank Institute. He assumed this position in October 2008. Mr. Pradhan earlier served as the... Read more »
Sanjay Vani's picture
Sanjay Vani is a Lead Financial Management Specialist in the World Bank’s Operations and Policy Department. In that capacity he leads policy development... Read more »
Santanu Lahiri's picture

Santanu Lahiri has joined WSP-Bangladesh in June 2007 to manage the local government water supply and sanitation capacity building program. Prior ... Read more »

Santhosh Srinivasan's picture
Santhosh Srinivasan is a consultant in the Human Development Network Chief Economist's office. His work focuses on governance and service delivery in... Read more »
Santiago Pombo's picture
Santiago Pombo has been an International Publishing consultant with the World Bank, IDB, LACEA, Fedesarollo (Colombia) among other institutions. He was... Read more »
Saori Imaizumi's picture

Saori works with ICT unit, focusing on the area of Technologies and Innovation in Education, Workforce Development, and Employment issue. Previousl... Read more »

Sarah Clavel's picture
A social media intern for the Africa region of the World Bank, Sarah Clavel, who was raised in Côte d'Ivoire, graduated from the University of Sussex... Read more »
Sarah Cliffe's picture
Sarah Fathallah's picture
Sarah Fathallah is a Financial Sector analyst (JPA) within the World Bank's Financial Inclusion and Infrastructure Global Practice. Prior to joining the... Read more »
Sarah Iqbal's picture
Sarah Iqbal coordinates the World Bank Group’s Women, Business and the Law project. She joined the World Bank Group in 2008, where she worked... Read more »
Sarah Moyer's picture

Sarah Moyer is a World Bank carbon finance specialist who supports climate policy development for Bank clients that participate in the Partnership ... Read more »

Sarmad Shaikh's picture
Saroj Kumar Jha, is the Manager of the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), a partnership of 38 countries and 7 international... Read more »
Sarosh Sattar's picture
Sarosh Sattar is an economist at the World Bank. She is the Regional Gender Coordinator for the Europe and Central Asia Region. She received her Ph.D.... Read more »
Satoru Ueda's picture
Satoru Ueda is a lead water resources management specialist based in Dar Es Salaam Tanzania and one of the World Bank's dam safety specialists. Read more »
Saurabh Dani's picture
Saurabh Dani is the Senior Disaster Risk Management Specialist with the South Asia Disaster Management and Climate Change team. He has been in the field... Read more »
Saurabh Mishra's picture
Saurabh has worked at the World Bank and International Monetary Fund on matters related to international and development economics. He regularly writes... Read more »
Saw Young Min's picture
Saw Young (Sandy) Min is a Junior Professional Officer with the Governance and Public Sector Management anchor of the Poverty Reduction and Economic... Read more »
Sebastian Eckardt's picture
Sebastian is a Senior Economist with the World Bank Group, based in Washington D.C. He joined the World Bank office in Jakarta in 2006 and has been... Read more »
Sebastian James's picture
Dr. Sebastian James, Economist, The World Bank Group Dr. Sebastian James works for the World Bank group as a Tax Specialist. Apart from the Taxation, he... Read more »
Sebastián Sáez's picture
Sebastian Saez is a Senior Trade Economist working at the world Bank's International Trade Unit, part of the PREM network. Between 1990-1994, he served... Read more »
Sebastian Trenner's picture
After joining the World Bank in 2008 as a Junior Professional Officer in the Turkey Country Management Unit, Sébastian Trenner (a French and German... Read more »
Sébastien Boreux's picture
Sébastien Boreux is a Research Analyst for the World Development Report 2014. Prior to joining the team, he interned in different financial institutions... Read more »
Seenithamby Manoharan's picture
Seenithamby Manoharan (Mano) is a Senior Rural Development Specialist for the Agriculture Global Practice. He is based in Colombo and specializes in... Read more »
Selina Jackson's picture
Selina Jackson is the World Bank’s Special Representative to the UN and WTO in Geneva where she is responsible for managing the Bank’s relations and... Read more »
Sergi Perez's picture
Specialist in Governance. In 2013 he won the prize "Commitment and Innovation for International Development - JPA". Read more »
Sergio Jellinek's picture
Sergio Jellinek oversees the Bank's communications for Latin America and the Caribbean. He is a founder of the COM+ Alliance, a partnership of... Read more »
Sergio Kurlat's picture
Sergio Kurlat is a consultant economist with the Development Prospects Group. He was a co-author of the 2009 issue of the Global Development Finance... Read more »
Sergio Schmukler's picture
SERGIO SCHMUKLER is Lead Economist in the Development Research Group of the World Bank. He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of California at... Read more »
Sergiu Conovalu's picture
Sergiu Conovalu is a consultant at the World Bank’s ICT Unit. His expertise lies in e-Government, ICT policies and Cybersecurity. Prior to his... Read more »
Sergiy Zorya's picture
Sergiy Zorya is the Senior Agricultural Economist in Southeast Asia’s Sustainable Development Network, East Asia and Pacific (EAP) Region. Sergiy is... Read more »
Servaas van der Berg's picture
Servaas van der Berg is South African National Research Chair in the Economics of Social Policy at the University of Stellenbosch. He leads Read more »
Shahid Khandker's picture

Shahid Khandker is currently Lead Economist in the Agriculture and Rural Development Unit of the Development Research Group.  He was formerly ... Read more »

Shahpar Selim's picture
Shahpar Selim joined the World Bank once in 1999 and then again in 2009. In between working for the environment and climate change teams in Dhaka, she... Read more »
Shahrokh Fardoust's picture

Shahrokh Fardoust is currently Director, Operations and Strategy, in Development Economics Vice Presidency, at the World Bank. Prior to his curren... Read more »

Shaida Badiee's picture

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

Shamiela Mir's picture

Shamiela Mir is a Communications Associate with the World Bank External Affairs Operational Communications Department. She has been working at the... Read more »

Shamshad Akhtar's picture
Shanta Devarajan's picture

Shantayanan Devarajan is the Chief Economist of the World Bank’s Middle East and North Africa Region.  Since joining the World Bank in 1991, h... Read more »

Shaohua Chen's picture
SHAOHUA CHEN is a Senior Statistician in the Development Economics Research Group of the World Bank. She manages the Global Poverty database and all... Read more »
Sharon Felzer's picture
Sharon Felzer heads the Public Opinion Research Group in the World Bank Group’s External and Corporate Relations Vice Presidency.  In this role she... Read more »
Sheila Jagannathan's picture

Sheila Jagannathan is Lead Learning Specialist and Program Manager of the e-Institute. The e-Inst... Read more »

Shekhar Shah's picture

SHEKHAR SHAH joined the World Bank in 1989 as Deputy Research Administrator after several years with the Ford Foundation and in the US financial s... Read more »

Sheoli Pargal's picture
Sheoli Pargal is Economic Advisor in the South Asia Sustainable Development practice of the Energy Department. Her most recent work focuses on the... Read more »
Shin Shim Lee's picture
Dr Shin Lee is a senior faculty member at Cardiff University, UK, where she has been teaching and researching for the past 13 years.Read more »
Shiro Nakata's picture
Shiro Nakata is an Education Consultant for the Education Team in the World Bank's Human Development Unit, and works for higher education and skills... Read more »
Shiva Makki's picture

Shiva Makki joined the World Bank research department in 2004 as a senior economist.  He is part of a unit involved in financing, evaluating, ... Read more »

Shobha Shetty's picture
Shobha Shetty is currently Sector Manager, Rural Development in the South Asia region of the World Bank. She oversees a $2 billion portfolio of rural... Read more »
Shomik Mehndiratta's picture

Shomik Raj Mehndiratta is a Lead Transport Specialist working in the World Bank’s Latin America and Caribbean region based in Washington DC. He is ... Read more »

Shweta Banerjee's picture

Shweta S. Banerjee works on the Microfinance Gateway which is housed at the Consultativ... Read more »

Shynar Jetpissova's picture
Shynar Jetpissova is a communications associate in the World Bank's Kazakhstan country office. Her work entails operational and strategic communication... Read more »
Siaka Bakayoko's picture
Siaka Bakayoko is the World Bank's Country Manager for Guinea-Conakry. Read more »
Siddhartha Raja's picture

Siddhartha Raja is a policy specialist with the ICT Division of the World Bank Group. He works with governments in Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, India, ... Read more »

Siegfried Zottel's picture
Siegfried Zottel is an Economist currently working in the World Bank’s Financial Inclusion Global Practice, where he is responsible for the practice’s... Read more »
Silpa Kaza's picture
Silpa Kaza is an Economist who joined the Urban Development and Resilience unit of the World Bank in 2013, working primarily on solid waste management... Read more »
Silvia Pariente-David's picture
Silvia Pariente David is Sr Energy Specialist in the MENA region of the World Bank. She works with governments in ... Read more »
Simon Bell's picture
Simon Bell is currently Sector Manager in the Finance and Private Sector unit of the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) of the World Bank –... Read more »
Simon O'Meally's picture
Simon O’Meally is a Governance Specialist working in the World Bank’s South Asia Region, based in New Delhi, where he is involved in designing and... Read more »
Simon Robertson's picture

 

Simon Robertson has worked in (law) enforcement for over 30 years and holds an MA in Criminal Intelligen... Read more »
Simon Thacker's picture
Simon Thacker is Education Specialist in the World Bank's Education Unit of the Middle East and North Africa region. He works on a number of initiatives... Read more »
Simon Walley's picture
Simon Walley joined the World Bank in 2006 – his role has been varied covering a range of countries from Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East, Central Asia... Read more »

Photographer and Multimedia Editor

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Sina Odugbemi's picture

Sina Odugbemi is a Senior Communication Officer (Policy) in the Operations Communication Department, External and Corporate Relations Vice- Preside... Read more »

Sintana Vergara's picture
Sintana Vergara joined the World Bank’s Urban Development unit to assess and improve solid waste (trash) management in cities. Her academic background... Read more »
Siou Chew Kuek's picture
Siou Chew Kuek is involved in policy and operational work with client countries in the East Asia, South Asia, and Middle East; and focuses on the e... Read more »
Smita Jacob's picture

Smita Jacob is a Young Professional in the National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM)—a nationwide poverty eradication programme initiated by the... Read more »

Smrithi Talwar's picture
Smrithi Talwar is a social scientist and environmental lawyer (PhD, University of Cambridge, LLM London School of Economics), currently working in the... Read more »
The report "Inclusion Matters: The Foundation for Shared Prosperity" examines social inclusion and the impact on development. The report ... Read more »
Sofia Bettencourt's picture

Sofia Bettencourt is the Lead Adaptation Specialist for the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR).

She specialize... Read more »

Soma Ghosh Moulik's picture
Senior Water & Sanitation Specialist Read more »
Somik Lall's picture
Somik is a Lead Economist for Urban Development in the World Bank’s Urban and Disaster Risk Management Department. He has been a core team member of the... Read more »
Sonia Plaza's picture
Sonia Plaza is a Senior Economist in the Development Economics Prospects Group of the World Bank. She has worked on science and technology projects in... Read more »
Soong Sup Lee's picture
Soong Sup Lee is a senior information officer in the Development Economics Data Group of the World Bank. He leads the World Development Indicators team... Read more »
Soonhwa Yi's picture

Soonhwa Yi is Senior Economist of Development Economics Prospects Group at the World Bank. Part of her current responsibilities, she serves as a fo... Read more »

Sophie Bathurst's picture

I grew up in Sydney, Australia. I am twenty-one and currently in my final year of the undergraduate degree in Modern and Medieval Languages at the... Read more »

Soren Gigler's picture
Soren Gigler is leading the Mapping for Results Initiative at the World Bank Institute. He is a political economist and since the end of the 1990s has... Read more »
Souleymane Coulibaly's picture
Souleymane Coulibaly is from Cote d'Ivoire, and is currently the World Bank’s Senior Country Economist for Armenia, and the Europe and Central Asia... Read more »
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South Asia External Affairs Unit

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Social protection and labor systems buffer individuals from shocks and equip them to improve their livelihoods and create opportunities, building a... Read more »
Sri Mulyani Indrawati's picture

Sri Mulyani Indrawati, Managing Director, joined the World Bank in June 2010. She is responsible for the Bank’s operations in Africa, East Asia &am... Read more »

Stacy Morford's picture
Online Communications Officer Read more »
Steen Jorgensen's picture
Steen Lau Jorgensen is Sector Director for Human Development in the Middle East and North Africa Region of the World Bank covering health, education,... Read more »
Stefanie Brodmann's picture
Stefanie Brodmann is an Economist in the Middle East and North Africa Social Protection and Labor Unit. She works on issues related to labor markets,... Read more »
Stefanie Ridenour's picture
Stefanie Ridenour is a Junior Professional Associate with the Finance and Private Sector (FPD) Unit of the Middle East and North Africa Region at the... Read more »
Stefano Negri's picture
Stefano Negri is the Practice Manager of the Competitive Industries Global Practice at the World Bank. Read more »
Stéphane Guimbert's picture

Stéphane Guimbert is an economist in the Phnom Penh office of the World Bank. After a couple of years working in Paris and another couple of... Read more »

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Stephanie Liu's picture
Stephanie Liu is a Junior Professional Associate in the Investment Climate Practice of the World Bank Group. Read more »
Stephanie Miller's picture
Stephanie Trapnell's picture
Stephanie E. Trapnell is a consultant with the Governance and Public Sector Group of the World Bank, where she is leading research on the measurement of... Read more »
Stephen Commins's picture

Stephen Commins is the Associate Director for Global Public Affairs and Lecturer in Urban Planning at the Luskin School of Public Affairs at UCLA. ... Read more »

Stephen Davenport's picture

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

Stephen Hammer's picture
Stephen Hammer joined the World Bank’s Urban Development and Resilience Unit as a Lead Urban Specialist in February 2013, leading the... Read more »
Stephen Muzira's picture

Stephen Muzira s a Transport Engineer with more than twelve years of experience in the transport sector in different regions of the world. He joine... Read more »

Stephen Ndegwa's picture

STEPHEN NDEGWA brings practical and academic expertise on governance, political economy, and public sector capacity-building to the WDR core team.... Read more »

Stephen O'Connell's picture
Stephen D O'Connell is currently a consultant in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit of the World Bank. His work focuses on... Read more »
Stephen Rasmussen's picture

Stephen Rasmussen leads the Technology Program at CGAP, a global microfinance resource center housed at the World Bank, and has more than 25 years... Read more »

Stephen Vincent is the Program Manager of the World Bank's Sub-Saharan Africa Transport Policy Program.

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Stephen Zimmermann's picture
Stephen Zimmermann is the Director of Operations for the World Bank’s Integrity Vice Presidency, the unit charged with detecting, investigating and... Read more »
Stevan Lee's picture
Stevan Lee is a Senior Economist at the World Bank. Prior to that, he was an economist at the British Department for International Development (DFID).... Read more »
Steve Knack's picture
Stephen Knack is a Lead Economist in the Development Research Group and in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management unit of the World Bank Group.... Read more »
Stuart Yikona's picture
Stuart Yikona, is a Senior Financial Sector Specialist with the World Bank in the Financial Market Integrity Service Line. Prior to joining the World... Read more »
Stuti Khemani's picture

Stuti Khemani is a Senior Economist in the Development Research Group and the Africa region’s Chief Economist’s office of the World Bank. Her area... Read more »

Subika Farazi's picture

Subika Farazi is a Financial Sector Specialist working in the Financial Systems Global Practice of the World Bank. Her work focuses on providing fi... Read more »

Mr. Suhail Kassim is a Fellow with the Competitive Industries Practice of the World Bank Group. He is also a Private Sector Development Specialist with... Read more »
Suiko Yoshijima's picture
Environmental Specialist Read more »
Sujoyini Mandal's picture
Sujoyini Mandal is a consultant with the Urban unit in the East Asia and Pacific (EAP) region of the World Bank since July 2013. A recent Public Policy... Read more »
Sulekha Patel's picture
Sulekha Patel is the team leader of the Socio-Demographic team in the World Bank's Development Data Group. She has worked extensively with UN partners... Read more »
Sumir Lal's picture

Sumir Lal is Manager for Operational Communications in the External Affairs Vice Presidency of the World Bank, heading a unit which coordinates... Read more »

Sundararajan Gopalan's picture

Sundararajan Gopalan (Sundar, for short) is a Senior HNP Specialist and has been working on nutrition and health issues throughout his career. Though... Read more »

Supriya Kumar's picture
Supriya Kumar is a consultant at the World Bank. She currently works on projects related to rural development and livelihoods in South Asia and focuses... Read more »
Suranga Kahandawa's picture
Suranga Kahandawa is a Disaster Risk Management Specialist attached to South Asia Disaster Risk and Climate Change Unit based in the Colombo office. He... Read more »
Susan Hirshberg's picture

Susan Hirshberg is the South Asia Regional Disability Coordinator and Sr. Education Specialist.

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Susan Wong's picture
Susan Wong is the sector manager for the Social Development Department of the World Bank. Read more »
Susann Tischendorf is a Junior Professional Associate in the Investment Climate Practice of the Finance and Private Sector Development Vice Presidency. Read more »
Susanne M. Scheierling's picture
Sr. Irrigation Water Economist Read more »
Suseel Samuel's picture
Suseel Samuel is Water and Sanitation Specialist in the Water and Sanitation Program(WSP) of the World Bank. He is based in Delhi and works on rural... Read more »
Susmita Dasgupta's picture
It has been a long and unforeseeable journey, and now I find my professional vista intersecting with the global challenges of our times. Born and raised... Read more »
Susrutha Goonasekera's picture

Susrutha Goonasekera is the Social Protection Economist at World Bank Sri Lanka country office. He has an MSc in Development Studies from School of... Read more »

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Svava Bjarnason's picture
Svava Bjarnason is the Senior Education Specialist at the International Finance Corporation (IFC); the private sector arm of the World Bank Group which... Read more »
Swarnim Wagle's picture
Swarnim Waglé is a Senior Economist in the World Bank’s International Trade Unit. He has more than 12 years of experience in international organizations... Read more »
Swati Mishra's picture

Swati Mishra works as an On-line Communications Associate for the Operations and Strategy unit in Development Economics Vice Presidency at the Worl... Read more »

Syed Usman Javaid's picture
Syed Usman Javaid is a Research Analyst with the World Bank and has worked with the South... Read more »
Sylvie K. Bossoutrot's picture
Sylvie K. Bossoutrot is Sector Leader for private and finance sector at the World Bank in Russia. Read more »