Marelize Gorgens

Marelize Gorgens is currently a Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist at the World Bank Group in the Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice.


Francisco Marmolejo

Francisco Marmolejo is the World Bank’s Lead of its Global Solutions Group on Tertiary Education, and since July 2016 he also serves as the Lead Education Specialist for India, based in Delhi.


Cem Dener

Cem Dener is currently Global Lead for Integrated Digital Solutions (IDS) in the Governance Global Practice of the World Bank.


Sumila Gulyani

Sumila Gulyani is currently the Global Lead for Urban Development Strategy and Analytics at the World Bank. From 2012-2014, she served as Manager for Urban Development, Water Supply and Sanitation, and Disaster Risk Management in the Europe and Central Asia Region of the World Bank.


Daria Taglioni

Daria Taglioni is a lead economist in the Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice of The World Bank Group and the Global Solutions Lead for Global Value Chains.


Cordula Rastogi

Cordula Rastogi, Senior Transport Economist is one of the Global Leads on “Connecting to Markets and Opportunities”, working with the Transport and ICT and Trade and Competitiveness Global Practices.


Ximing Zhang

Ximing Zhang is a Senior Dams Specialist working in the World Bank’s Water Global Practice. He has been working on dam safety management, irrigation and agricultural development, flood and watershed management in globally.

Case study

Creating a Regional Business Development Map in Kazakhstan, 2014-2015

In 2014-15 the government of Kazakhstan embarked on a new undertaking: to create a regional business development map with the aim of providing comprehensive information on development opportunities for entrepreneurship and expanding support for entrepreneurs. The project faced numerous delivery c