Jim Kim creates new World Bank managerial role to oversee operations

World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim announced Friday the replacements for two top management roles vacated a month ago, and created a new executive role. A staff member tells Devex the latter may be the right move to address employee grievances over the direction of Kim's internal reforms.

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  • Molly Anders

    Molly Anders is a former U.K. correspondent for Devex. Based in London, she reports on development finance trends with a focus on British and European institutions. She is especially interested in evidence-based development and women’s economic empowerment, as well as innovative financing for the protection of migrants and refugees. Molly is a former Fulbright Scholar and studied Arabic in Syria, Jordan, Egypt and Morocco.