Bangladesh Bank (BB) has recently appointed Faisal Ahmed as its chief economist.
Earlier, Ahmed served as senior economic adviser to the BB Governor, said a press release here today.
He was the International Monetary Fund (IMF) resident representative in Cambodia during 2011-2015.
He also led IMF missions on foreign exchange reserve management and debt market development.
Prior to joining the IMF in 2003, Ahmed was a visiting scholar at the US Federal Reserve Bank, an economist at the Central Bank of Turkey, and an actuary for four years for a global reinsurance company.
Source: Daily Sun, Dhaka, Bangladesh