Who's who in #globaldev: February 2016 executive appointments

By Devex Editor 29 February 2016

Christine Lagarde was appointed for a second term as managing director of the International Monetary Fund. Photo by: Stephen Jaffe / IMF / CC BY-NC-ND

The International Monetary Fund has appointed Christine Lagarde for a second term as managing director. Lagarde, who was the only candidate, was backed by the United Kingdom, Germany, China, and her home country, France, to stay on for another five years.

Below are a few more appointments in February across the international development community:

African Development Bank

AfDB has announced the appointments of Kevin Chika Urama and Maria Mulindi as advisers to President Akinwumi Adesina. Urama has been appointed senior policy adviser on inclusive and green growth, while Mulindi will serve as senior adviser on civil society and community-based organizations.

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