The 13th World Bank President – David Malpass
The Executive Directors of the World Bank selected David R. Malpass as President of the World Bank Group. The tenure for the president of the World Bank five-years. The term of David Malpass begins from Tuesday, April 9, 2019.
David Malpass is a top U.S. Treasury official in Trump administration. He was very loyal to Trump loyalist and was a senior economic adviser to the US president during his 2016 election campaign.
David studied Bachelor Degree in physics at Colorado College and an MBA at the University of Denver. He also studied international economics at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service.
Malpass has previously served as Under Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs for the United States. As Under Secretary, Mr. Malpass represented the United States in international settings, including the G-7 and G-20 Deputy Finance Ministerial, World Bank-IMF Spring and Annual Meetings, and meetings of the Financial Stability Board, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation.
He was an international economist and founder of a macroeconomics research firm based in New York City.
Malpass has also served to the boards of the Council of the Americas, Economic Club of New York, and the National Committee on the U.S.—China Relations.
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