Deputy Director, Western Hemisphere Department
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Taught at Harvard, Yale and Johns Hopkins. With the IMF: formerly, oversight of selected IMF-supported crisis programmes in emerging markets and fragile states; responsible for fiscal issues in programmes for Russia, Poland, Ukraine; later, Deputy Director, Fiscal Affairs Department, responsible for fiscal policy design and country advice, with specific responsibility for Latin America; currently, Deputy Director, Western Hemisphere Department. Expertise: programme design; fiscal-financial issues; deficit measurement.