The President of African Development Bank, AfDB, Akinwumi Adesina, has announced the appointment of five senior management staff as part of efforts to enhance the bank’s service delivery.
Mr Adesina announced this in a statement by the bank’s principal communications officer, Olivia Obiang, on Monday in Abuja.
Mr Adesina said that Hanan Morsy as was appointed as the Director, Macroeconomic Forecasting and Research, with effect from March 12.
According to him, Ms Morsy is a citizen of Egypt, and a renowned Macro-economic and Public Policy expert with vast experience in international financial institutions and the private sector.
The AfDB president said that Stella Kilonzo, was appointed as the Senior Director, Africa Investment Forum, with effect from March 1.
He said Ms Kilonzo, is Kenyan national and had been the Division Manager, Capital Markets Division since December 2013, when she joined the bank.
Mr Adesina said Olivier Eweck was also appointed as Director, Syndication and Technical Services Department, effective from February 1.
According to him, Mr Eweck is a citizen of Cameroon and until his appointment the Manager, Financial Technical Services Division, for the bank since 2009.
Mr Adesina said Moono Mupotola, was appointed as Director, Regional Integration, effective from March 1, while Wambui Gilchrist, was appointed Director, Water Development and Sanitation, with effect from March 15.
He said Ms Mupotola is a Zambian national and until his appointment, was the Director in charge of the Regional Integration and Trade Department of the bank.
He said Gichuri is a Kenyan national, and has served the bank as Water Practice Manager, Africa Region since July 2016.