Canuto, Otaviano

Biography

Otaviano Canuto is Vice President and Head of the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management (PREM) Network, a division of more than 700 economists and public sector specialists working on economic policy advice, technical assistance, and lending for reducing poverty in the World Bank’s client countries.  He took up his position in May 2009, after serving as the Vice President for Countries at the Inter-American Development Bank since June 2007.  Dr. Canuto provides strategic leadership and direction on economic policy ...