Senior Officials of e International Monetary Fund. Managing Director. Kristalina Georgieva. First Deputy Managing Director. Geoffrey W.S. Okamoto. Deputy Managing Director. Antoinette Sayeh. Deputy Managing Director. Mitsuhiro Furusawa. Apr 24, · e Managing Director of IMF is assisted by a First Deputy Managing Director and 3 Deputy Managing Directors. Christine Lagarde (France) is serving her . Apr 15, · Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva’s Global Policy Agenda, Exceptional Times, Exceptional Action, highlights ree priorities for policymakers around e world: protect lives, protect livelihoods, and plan for e recovery. She Says e reality is at anyone’s fight against e COVID-19 virus is everyone’s fight. More an ever we need global solidarity, a common resolve Since , he also co-chairs e joint World Bank-IMF Debt Management Facility. Previously, he was Deputy Director of e IMF’s African Department, responsible for country operations in East Africa and francophone West Africa and oversight over e IMF’s . 11, · Christine Lagarde is a French lawyer and politician who has been e Managing Director (MD) of e International Monetary Fund (IMF) since 5 y .. Previously, she held various, senior ministerial posts in e French government: she was Minister of Economic Affairs, Finance and Employment, Minister of Agriculture and Fishing and Minister of Trade in e government of . At e end of e Virtual Annual Meetings, e Development Committee commended e World Bank Group and IMF for e speed and scale of eir COVID-19 response, while urging continued work wi member countries, e public and private sectors, local and bilateral development partners, and o er international organizations. e Managing Director of e International Monetary Fund presented e first semiannual Global Policy Agenda (GPA) to e International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC)— e IMF’s policy-guiding body—in ober . e GPA identifies e policy challenges faced by e membership. Spring Meetings. Past Spring/Annual Meetings. Future Meeting Dates. Resources. Governor of e World Bank Group and e IMF for Jordan at e Joint Annual Discussion. Chairman of e Executive Board and Managing Director of e International Monetary Fund, to e Board of Governors of e Fund, at e Joint Annual Discussion. Annual Meetings. e Annual Meetings of e Boards of Governors of e World Bank Group (WBG) and e International Monetary Fund (IMF) bring toge er central bankers, ministers of finance and development, parliamentarians, private sector executives, representatives from civil society organizations and academics to discuss issues of global concern, including e world economic outlook, poverty. past events. managing director's curtain raiser speech. flagship launch: world economic outlook. flagship launch: global financial stability report. flagship launch: fiscal monitor. imf managing director press conference. press briefing: sub-saharan africa regional economic outlook. press briefing. Carla Grasso, Deputy Managing Director and Chief Administrative Officer of e IMF Sean Hagan, General Counsel and Director of e Legal department, IMF Emilia Díaz-Struck, Research Editor at e International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. e International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an international organization, headquartered in Washington, D.C., consisting of 190 countries working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic grow, and reduce poverty around e world while periodically depending on e World Bank for its resources.Headquarters: Washington, D.C. U.S. 03, · On ursday, ober 15, e IMF published a speech written by e IMF’s Washington, DC managing director, Kristalina Georgieva called A . Apr 21, · e Managing Director of e International Monetary Fund (IMF), Ms. Kristalina Georgieva. e Director General Chairman of e Board of e Arab Monetary Fund, Mr. Abdulrahman Al Hamidy. Director of ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO), e surveillance unit of e Chiang Mai Initiative Multilateralisation (CMIM), Mr. Toshinori Doi. e Managing Director of e . First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton Leaving IMF. February 7, . International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva announced on Friday at David Lipton, First Deputy Managing Director (FDMD), would be leaving e Fund at e end of February in e context of changes she will be making to e leadership team. Mr. Lipton is e IMF’s longest-serving FDMD President Jokowi held a brief meeting wi International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva. TEMPO.CO, Jakarta-In e midst of a packed schedule in e 35 ASEAN Summit, President Joko Jokowi Widodo held a brief meeting wi International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva.. During e meeting, President Jokowi opened by . Annual Meetings Plenary Speeches. Speeches by e Annual Meetings Chair, e Hon. Ernest Kwamina Addison, David Malpass, President of e World Bank Group, and Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of e International Monetary Fund. Dominique Gaston André Strauss-Kahn (French pronunciation: [dɔminik stʁos kan]. born 25 April 1949) is a French politician, former managing director of e International Monetary Fund (IMF), and a controversial figure in e French Socialist Party due to his involvement in several financial and ual scandals. He is often referred to in e media, and by himself, by his initials DSK. 25, · e Executive Board of e International Monetary Fund (IMF) today selected Kristalina Georgieva to serve as IMF Managing Director and Chair of e Executive Board for a five-year term starting on ober 1, . Ms. Georgieva, who succeeds Christine Lagarde, is e first person from an emerging ket economy to lead e IMF since its inception in 1944. 25, · e Managing Director is e chief of e IMF’s operating staff and Chair of e Executive Board. e Managing Director is assisted by four Deputy Managing Directors in e operation of e Fund, which serves its membership rough about 2,700 staff. IMF Annual Meetings Communiqué of e Forty-Second Meeting of e IMFC e Managing Director's Global Policy Agenda Regular Election of Executive Directors Statement of Results Board of Governors Document Number 1: Communiqué of e Forty-Second Meeting . Christine Madeleine Odette Lagarde (French: [kʁistin madlɛn ɔdɛt laɡaʁd]. née Lallouette, IPA: . born 1 uary 1956) is a French politician and lawyer serving as President of e European Central Bank since ember . Between y and , she served as chair and managing director (MD) of e International Monetary Fund (IMF). World Bank Group President David Malpass will address e press during e World Bank Group/International Monetary Fund Annual Meetings. e Annual Meetings are attended by approximately 2,800 delegates from our member countries, 350 observer organization representatives and 800 members of e press. Managing Director, IMF: Antoinette Sayeh Deputy Managing Director, IMF: Jutta Urpilainen European Commissioner for International Partnerships: Roger Nord Director, Institute for Capacity Development, IMF: Christine Lagarde President, European Central Bank: Mohamed Benchaaboun Minister of Economy and Finance of Morocco. e International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) advises and reports to e IMF Board of Governors on e supervision and management of e international monetary and financial system, including on responses to unfolding events at disrupt e system. 16. We ank Christine Lagarde for her strong leadership of e IMF over e past 8 years. We also congratulate Kristalina Georgieva on her selection as Managing Director of e IMF. 17. e next meeting of e Development Committee is scheduled for April 18, in Washington, DC. Apr 13, · Related to e International Monetary Fund and Financial Committee (IMFC) Meeting, April 13, . Director-General, WTO (PDF FILE 65 KB) IMFC Statement by H.E. Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, Secretary General, OPEC (PDF FILE 4 KB). 18, · e new managing director of e International Monetary Fund must unite e world as leading economies spar over a global slowdown and Trump-inspired trade. Transcript of International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva's Opening Press Conference, Annual Meetings ober 14, Speakers: Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director, IMF Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, IMF MR. e Annual Meetings of e Boards of Governors of e World Bank Group (WBG) and e International Monetary Fund (IMF) bring toge er central bankers, ministers of finance and development, private sector executives, representatives from civil society organizations and academics to discuss issues of global concern, including e world economic outlook, poverty eradication, economic development. IMF to remain at e center of ision making regarding e inter-national monetary system. While conveying e dissenting views, e Managing Director endorsed e start of informal joint meetings, which were subsequently approved by e Executive Board. Joint meetings began in ober 1966 and continued rough 1967.2. Christine Lagarde was e Managing Director of e International Monetary Fund.Having served her first five-year term, she was re-appointed in y for a second term. A national of France, she was previously French Finance Minister from e 2007 to y , and had also served as France’s Minister of State for Foreign Trade for two years. Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of e International Monetary Fund (IMF Share Due to concerns related to COVID-19, e World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund (IMF) have announced at e Spring Meetings scheduled to hold between April 13 and 19 will now transition to a virtual format. IMF Managing Director Georgieva's Re ks to e Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action Ministerial Meeting ober 12, As prepared for delivery. ank you to Minister Briones and Minister Vanhanen. It is a great honor and pleasure to be hosting is virtual meeting as head of e IMF. 06, · IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said Tuesday at global economic activity suffered an unprecedented fall in e spring when 85 of . So e IMF’s message from ese Meetings is clear: avoid premature wi drawal—pulling e plug too soon risks serious, self-inflicted harm. (2) Build a more resilient and inclusive economy. Public investment—especially in green projects and digital infrastructure—can be a game-changer. 16, 2007 · e nationalities of e IMF managing director and e World Bank president are not specified in ei er of e two institutions' articles of agreement. process over e past sixty years. Of. Sierra Leone Telegraph: 16 : e Deputy Managing Director of e International Monetary Fund (IMF) Mr. Tao Zhang, arrived in e Gambia early is week, where he met wi government officials, politicians, senior civil servants, industry leaders, and civil society. Delivering his keynote address, he spoke about e Gambia’s pa way to prosperity –. 29, · ober 25, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva made e following re ks today during e meeting of e ministers of finance and central bank governors of e Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). Christine Lagarde, managing director of e IMF pleaded for nations to sail toge er to keep e global economy on track, but ere were many signs at co-ordinated action is becoming more. 15, · is is a crisis like no o er, Kristalina Georgieva, e IMF's managing director, said at a closing news conference. It calls for steps to enable a recovery like no o er. . At a recent event, IMF First Managing Director and former Trump Administration official Geoffrey Okamoto said developing nations should ‘keep ose receipts,’ hinting at a return to austerity is coming. Indeed, in a new report, Eurodad found at e IMF has encouraged 72 countries to begin a process of fiscal consolidation as early as 2021. 17, · International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva makes re ks at an opening news conference during e IMF and World Bank's Annual Fall Meetings of finance ministers. 23, · On 22 ober , e Governor of e Bank of Albania, Mr Gent Sejko, in e capacity of e Governor of e Bank of Albania in e International Monetary Fund (IMF), attended e virtual meeting of e Ministers of Finance and Governors of e Central Banks of e Central, Eastern and Sou -eastern European (CESEE) countries wi e Managing Director of IMF, Ms. Kristalina . dependent on American financial kets. e U.S. Secretary of e Treasury at e time, Fred Vinson, believed at if an American representative headed e World Bank, e IMF must be headed by a non-American. 1 A Deputy Managing Director position in e IMF was established in 1949, and an American citizen, nominated by e U.S. Department of e Treasury, has always filled e position. Governor Žugić and Minister Radu ić held a virtual meeting wi e Deputy Managing Director of e IMF, Tao Zhang 15/ / is year, e International Monetary Fund and e World Bank held regular autumn meetings in a 'virtual format', due to circumstances caused by . e Bulgarian’s appointment to e IMF would require a rule change as she turned 65 last year, passing e organisation’s upper age limit for managing director. Her EU backers insist e.