April 29, 2021 |
Alejandro Werner, the head of the Western Hemisphere Department at the International Monetary Fund (IMF), plans to retire at the end of August this year, the multilateral lender said in a press release on Wednesday.
Werner, a Mexican citizen, joined the IMF in 1995 and became head of the department in 2013. He played a "pivotal role" in the IMF's advice to regional governments to fight corruption and inequality and promote sustainable growth, IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said in th
US-based multilateral lender will begin the search to replace Alejandro Werner as the head of the Western Hemisphere Department