World Bank Executive Directors oversee the day-to-day operations of the World Bank, approving all lending operations, policies and strategies, and institutional budgets and audits.
They also hold discussions on operations evaluations, development trends, and strategic directions for the Bank. The Board of Directors is made up of 25 Executive Directors, representing all member countries of the World Bank.
During the Spring Meetings and Annual Meetings, the Bank Information Center, in partnership with CIVICUS: World Alliance for Citizen Participation and its members, award an Executive Director’s Office with the Open for Business Award. Click here for more information.
Click on a country on the map to find out more information about its current World Bank Executive Director and their office.