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Appendix VII. Executive Directors and Voting Power on April 30, 1996

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International Monetary Fund
Published Date:
September 1996
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Votes of
Votes by

Country
Total Votes1Percent of

Fund Total2
Appointed
Karin LissakersUnited States265,518265,51817.78
Barry S. Newman
Stefan SchoenbergGermany82,66582,6655.54
Bernd Esdar
Hachiro MesakiJapan82,66582,6655.54
Toshihiko Fukuyama
Marc-Antoine AuthemanFrance74,39674,3964.98
Ambroise Fayolle
Huw EvansUnited Kingdom74,39674,3964.98
Jon Shields
Elected
Willy KiekensAustria12,133
(Belgium)Belarus3,054
Johann PraderBelgium31,273
(Austria)Czech Republic6,146
Hungary7,798
Kazakstan2,720
Luxembourg1,605
Slovak Republic2,824
Slovenia1,755
Turkey6,67075,9835.09
J, de Beaufort WijnholdsArmenia925
(Netherlands)Bulgaria4,899
Oleh HavrylyshynCroatia2,866
(Canada)Cyprus1,250
Georgia1,360
Israel6,912
Macedonia, former Yugoslav Republic of746
Moldova1,150
Netherlands34,692
Romania7,791
Ukraine10,22372,814488
Luis E. BerrizbeitiaCosta Rica1,440
(Venezuela)EI Salvador1,506
Vicente J. FernandezGuatemala1,788
(Spain)Honduras1,200
Mexico17,783
Nicaragua1,211
Spain19,604
Venezuela19,76364,2954.31
Enzo R. Grilli (Italy)Albania603
Nikolaos Coumbis (Greece)Greece6,126
Italy46,157
Malta925
Portugal5,826
San Marino35059,9874.02
Ian D. Clark (Canada)Antigua and Barbuda335
Charles X. O’Loghlin (Ireland)Bahamas, The1,199
Barbados739
Belize385
Canada43,453
Dominica310
Grenada335
Ireland5,500
Jamaica2,259
St. Kilts and Nevis315
St. Lucia360
St. Vincent and the Grenadines31055,5003.72
Eva Srejber (Sweden)Denmark10,949
Benny Andersen (Denmark)Estonia715
Finland8,868
Iceland1,103
Latvia1,165
Lithuania1,285
Norway11,296
Sweden16,39051,7713.47
Abdulrahman A. Al-TuwaijriSaudi Arabia51,55651,5563.45
(Saudi Arabia)
Sulaiman M. Al-Turki
(Saudi Arabia)
Ewen L. Waterman (Australia)Australia23,582
Jung-Ho Kang (Korea)Kiribati290
Korea8,246
Marshall Islands275
Micronesia, Federated States of285
Mongolia621
New Zealand6,751
Papua New Guinea1,203
Philippines6,584
Seychelles310
Solomon Islands325
Vanuatu375
Western Samoa33549,1823.29
A. Shakour Shaalan (Egypt)Bahrain1,078
Yacoob Yousef MohammedEgypt7,034
(Bahrain)Iraq5,290
Jordan1,467
Kuwait10,202
Lebanon1,710
Libya8,426
Maldives305
Oman1,444
Qatar2,155
Syrian Arab Republic2,349
United Arab Emirates4,171
Yemen, Republic of2,01547,6463.19
Dmitri TulinRussia43,38143,3812.90
(Russia)
Aleksei V. Mozhin
(Russia)
J.E. Ismael (Indonesia)Cambodia900
Latifah Merican CheongFiji761
(Malaysia)Indonesia15,226
Lao People’s Democratic Republic641
Malaysia8,577
Myanmar2,099
Nepal770
Singapore3,826
Thailand5,989
Tonga300
Vietnam2,66641,7552,80
Daniel Kaeser (Switzerland)Azerbaijan1,420
Danuta (Gotz-KozierkicwiczKyrgyz Republic895
(Poland)Poland10,135
Switzerland24,954
Tajikistan850
Turkmenistan730
Uzbekistan2,24541,2292.76
Abbas MirakhorAfghanistan, Islamic
(Islamic Republic of Iran)State of1,454
Mohammed Daiïri (Morocco)Algeria9,394
Ghana2,990
Iran, Islamic Republic of11,035
Morocco4,527
Pakistan7,832
Tunisia2,31039,5422.65
Alexandre Kafka (Brazil)Brazil21,958
Alberto CalderómColombia5,863
(Colombia)Dominican Republic1,838
Ecuador2,442
Guyana922
Haiti857
Panama1,746
Suriname926
Trinidad and Tobago2,71839,2702,63
K.P. Geethakrishnan (India)Bangladesh4,175
H.B. DisanayakaBhutan295
(Sri Lanka)India30,805
Sri Lanka3,28638,5612.58
Barnabas S. DlaminiAngola2,323
(Swaziland)Botswana616
Dinah Z. GutiBurundi822
(Zimbabwe)Eritrea365
Ethiopia1,233
Gambia, The479
Kenya2,244
Lesotho489
Liberia963
Malawi759
Mozambique1,090
Namibia1,246
Nigeria13,066
Sierra Leone1,022
Swaziland615
Tanzania1,719
Uganda1,589
Zambia3,885
Zimbabwe2,86337,3882.50
ZHANG Zhixiang (China)China34,10234,1022,28
HAN Mingzhi (China)
Carlos Saito (Peru)Argentina15,621
A. Guillermo ZoccaliBolivia1,512
(Argentina)Chile6,467
Paraguay971
Peru4,911
Uruguay2,50331,9852.14
Yves-Marie T. KoissyBenin703
(Côte d’Ivoire)Burkina Faso692
Alexandre Barro ChambrierCameroon1,601
(Gabon)Cape Verde320
Central African Republic662
Chad663
Comoros315
Congo829
Côte d’Ivoire2,632
Djibouti365
Equatorial Guinea493
Gabon1,353
Guinea1,037
Guinea-Bissau355
Madagascar1,154
Mali939
Mauritania725
Mauritius983
Niger733
Rwanda845
São Tomé and Príncipe305
Senegal1,439
Togo79319,9361.34
1,475,523 3,498.81 5

Voting power varies on certain matters pertaining to the General Department with use of the Fund’s resources in that Department.

Percentages of total votes (1,493,331) in the General Department and the Special Drawing Rights Department.

This total does not include the votes of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei Darussalam, Somalia, and South Africa, which did not participate in the 1994 Regular Election of Executive Directors. The combined votes of those members total 17,808—1.19 percent of those in the General Department and Special Drawing Rights Department.

This total does not include the votes of Sudan and Zaïre, which were suspended effective August 9, 1993 and June 2, 1994, respectively, pursuant to Article XXVI, Section 2(b) of the Articles of Agreement.

This figure may differ from the sum of the percentages shown for individual Directors because of rounding.

Voting power varies on certain matters pertaining to the General Department with use of the Fund’s resources in that Department.

Percentages of total votes (1,493,331) in the General Department and the Special Drawing Rights Department.

This total does not include the votes of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei Darussalam, Somalia, and South Africa, which did not participate in the 1994 Regular Election of Executive Directors. The combined votes of those members total 17,808—1.19 percent of those in the General Department and Special Drawing Rights Department.

This total does not include the votes of Sudan and Zaïre, which were suspended effective August 9, 1993 and June 2, 1994, respectively, pursuant to Article XXVI, Section 2(b) of the Articles of Agreement.

This figure may differ from the sum of the percentages shown for individual Directors because of rounding.

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