Hiroshi Naka is new vice-president of World Bank
Hiroshi Naka has been appointed as vice-president and auditor general of World Bank (WB). His appointment was announced by Bank’s President Jim Yong Kim.
Naka who is Japanese citizen brings in more than 25 years of experience working with the Japanese ministry of finance and multilateral organizations, where he specialized in issues such as economic sanctions, anti-money laundering, and supervision of financial institutions
He will shoulder the responsibility of providing leadership on evaluating and improving the effectiveness of the organization’s risk management, control, and governance processes.