Marco Scuriatti, an Italian national, joined the World Bank in 1993, in the Corporate Secretariat. Since then, he has held a variety of positions in operations, including Senior Country Officer, Senior Operations Officer, and Resident Representative in country management units in Latin America and the Caribbean, South Asia, and Africa.
Between 2001 and 2002 Marco was assistant to then president of the World Bank Group, Jim Wolfensohn, and since 2014 has held positions as special assistant in the Office of the Special Envoy on Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and Financial Development and in the Vice Presidency of Financing and Development. Marco also worked as an advisor in the Vice Presidency for the 2030 Development Agenda, Relations with the United Nations and Alliances and in the Vice Presidency of External and Corporate Relations and Global Alliances.
Marco has coauthored several country partnership frameworks and reports and authored the 2015 “From Billions to Trillions” Development Committee Report, which shaped the World Bank Group's response to the Financing for Development Agenda in support of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
Marco has a master’s degree in International Affairs and Economics from the George Washington University and a master's degree in Culture and Spanish Language from Middlebury University.