Minh Cong Nguyen is a senior data scientist with the Poverty and Equity Global Practice of the World Bank. His research interests include poverty, inequality, imputation methods, and data systems. He currently co-leads the Europe and Central Asia Team for Statistical Development, and also co-leads the Data for Goals team. He has worked as a consultant with the Africa Region, South Asia Region, the Human Development Network, and the Private Sector Development Network at the World Bank. Minh has a PhD in Economics (applied micro-econometrics) from American University.