World Bank Introduces New Country Manager For Bulgaria
Friday, 12 September 2014
The World Bank appoints Antony Thomspon as new country manager for Bulgaria, said the bank in a statement.
“The recent appointment of a new World Bank Country Manager for Bulgaria is further illustration of the institutional commitment to work for ending poverty and promote shared prosperity in the country”, the statement reads.
Thompson, an Irish national, has been appointed Country Manager for Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, and Slovenia.
He came to Bulgaria following four years working as Acting Director for Strategy and Operations Manager for the Human Development Network, based in World Bank Group headquarters in Washington, DC.
He was officially introduced to the Bulgarian Government on Wednesday by Mamta Murthi, World Bank Country Director for Central Europe and the Baltic Countries.