Agata Ewa Pawlowska is the World Bank Operations Manager for Ghana, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. She joined the Bank in 1998 as a Senior Economist. In this capacity she worked first in the Europe and Central Asia Region covering several countries in Eastern Europe and later in the Africa Region managing projects in several Sub-Saharan countries and focusing on the private and financial sector development issues. She was part of IDA15 and IDA16 replenishments team; managed Ethiopia’s multi-sector portfolio of World Bank projects and analytical work and was Country Manager for Turkmenistan. She also held various field-based positions in Kazakhstan, Ghana, and the Philippines.
Before joining the Bank, Agata worked for an international consultancy firm based in London, UK as well as a lecturer at the University of Lodz in Poland.