IDB Names New Integrity Chief

The Inter-American Development Bank has

as new chief of the bank's Office of Institutional Integrity, which is in charge of investigating corruption and fraud allegations in IDB programs and projects. Benitez was formerly a partner at the WilmerHale law firm based in Washington. She will start office on Jan. 25.

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