New World Bank Country Manager for MongoliaEconomy
Ulaanbaatar, May 22, 2023 /MONTSAME/. The World Bank announced the appointment of Taehyun Lee as the new Country Manager for Mongolia.
He will lead the World Bank's policy dialogue with the Government of Mongolia, civil society, the private sector, and other partners, as well as oversee the implementation of the World Bank Group – Mongolia Partnership Framework 2021-2025.
From 2013 to 2017, as a Senior Economist at the World Bank's Mongolia office, Mr. Taehyun Lee was responsible for macroeconomic and fiscal policy, financial sector development, public financial management, and growth strategy and structural reform to support Mongolia's growth.
Lee holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Washington in Seattle, United States.