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Appendix VI. Changes in membership of the Executive Board

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International Monetary Fund
Published Date:
November 2005
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Changes in the membership of the Executive Board between May 1, 2004, and April 30, 2005, were as follows:

Wieslaw Szczuka (Poland) relinquished his duties as Alternate Executive Director to Fritz Zurbrügg (Switzerland), effective May 9, 2004.

Ken Yagi (Japan) relinquished his duties as Executive Director for Japan, effective May 18, 2004.

Shigeo Kashiwagi (Japan) was appointed Executive Director by Japan on June 16,2004.

Martin A. Brooke (United Kingdom) relinquished his duties as Alternate Executive Director to Tom Scholar (United Kingdom), effective July 9, 2004.

Andrew Hauser (United Kingdom) was appointed Alternate Executive Director to Tom Scholar (United Kingdom), effective July 10, 2004.

Harilaos Vittas (Greece) relinquished his duties as Alternate Executive Director to Pier Carlo Padoan (Italy), effective July 31, 2004.

Miranda Xafa (Greece) was appointed Alternate Executive Director to Pier Carlo Padoan (Italy), effective August 1, 2004.

Andrzej Raczko (Poland) was appointed Alternate Executive Director to Fritz Zurbrügg (Switzerland), effective August 2, 2004.

R. A. Jayatissa (Sri Lanka) relinquished his duties as Alternate Executive Director to B.P. Misra (India), effective August 31, 2004.

Amal Uthum Herat (Sri Lanka) was appointed Alternate Executive Director to B.P. Misra (India), effective September 1, 2004.

Sébastien Boitreaud (France) relinquished his duties as Alternate Executive Director to Pierre Duquesne (France), effective October 6, 2004.

Olivier Cuny (France) was appointed Alternate Executive Director to Pierre Duquesne (France), effective October 7, 2004.

Sri Mulyani Indrawati (Indonesia) relinquished her duties as Executive Director for Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Fiji, Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Singapore, Thailand, Tonga, and Vietnam, effective October 20, 2004.

Ian E. Bennett (Canada) completed his term of service as Executive Director for Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Canada, Dominica, Grenada, Ireland, Jamaica, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines, effective October 31, 2004.

Michael J. Callaghan (Australia) completed his term of service as Executive Director for Australia, Kiribati, Korea, Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Mongolia, New Zealand, Palau, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Samoa, Seychelles, the Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu, effective October 31, 2004.

Guillermo Le Fort (Chile) completed his term of service as Executive Director for Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay, effective October 31,2004.

Luis Martí (Spain) completed his term of service as Executive Director for Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Spain, and República Bolivariana de Venezuela, effective October 31, 2004.

Ismaila Usman (Nigeria) completed his term of service as Executive Director for Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Eritrea, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia, effective October 31,2004.

Sulaiman Al-Turki (Saudi Arabia) was reelected Executive Director by Saudi Arabia, effective November 1, 2004.

Mary Dager (Venezuela) was appointed Alternate Executive Director to Moisés Schwartz (Mexico), effective November 1, 2004.

Peter Gakunu (Kenya) was appointed Alternate Executive Director to Peter J. Ngumbullu (Tanzania), effective November 1, 2004.

Willy Kiekens (Belgium) was reelected Executive Director by Austria, Belarus, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, the Slovak Republic, Slovenia, and Turkey, effective November 1, 2004.

Jeroen Kremers (Netherlands) was reelected Executive Director by Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Israel, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Moldova, the Netherlands, Romania, and Ukraine, effective November 1, 2004.

Kevin G. Lynch (Canada) was elected Executive Director by Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Canada, Dominica, Grenada, Ireland, Jamaica, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines, effective November 1, 2004.

Abbas Mirakhor (Islamic Republic of Iran) was reelected Executive Director by the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Algeria, Ghana, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Morocco, Pakistan, and Tunisia, effective November 1, 2004.

B.P. Misra (India) was reelected Executive Director by Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, and Sri Lanka, effective November 1, 2004.

Aleksei V. Mozhin (Russian Federation) was reelected Executive Director by the Russian Federation, effective November 1, 2004.

Peter J. Ngumbullu (Tanzania), formerly Alternate Executive Director to Ismaila Usman (Nigeria), was elected Executive Director by Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Eritrea, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia, effective November 1, 2004.

Jong Nam Oh (Korea) was elected Executive Director by Australia, Kiribati, Korea, Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Mongolia, New Zealand, Palau, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Samoa, Seychelles, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu, effective November 1, 2004.

Damian Ondo Mañe (Equatorial Guinea) was reelected Executive Director by Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Republic of Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea, GuineaBissau, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, and Togo, effective November 1, 2004.

Pier Carlo Padoan (Italy) was reelected Executive Director by Albania, Greece, Italy, Malta, Portugal, San Marino, and Timor-Leste, effective November 1,2004.

Murilo Portugal (Brazil) was reelected Executive Director by Brazil, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guyana, Haiti, Panama, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago, effective November 1, 2004.

Moisés Schwartz (Mexico), formerly Alternate Executive Director to Luis Martí (Spain), was elected Executive Director for Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Spain, and República Bolivariana de Venezuela, effective November 1, 2004.

A. Shakour Shaalan (Egypt) was reelected Executive Director by Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, the Syrian Arab Republic, the United Arab Emirates, and the Republic of Yemen, effective November 1, 2004.

Javier Silva-Ruete (Peru) was appointed Alternate Executive Director to Héctor Torres (Argentina), effective November 1, 2004.

Jon A. Solheim (Norway) was reelected Executive Director for Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, and Sweden, effective November 1,2004.

Made Sukada (Indonesia) was appointed Alternate Executive Director to Sri Mulyani Indrawati (Indonesia), effective November 1, 2004.

Héctor Torres (Argentina), formerly Alternate Executive Director to Guillermo Le Fort (Chile), was elected Executive Director by Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay, effective November 1, 2004.

WANG Xiaoyi (China) was reelected Executive Director by China, effective November 1,2004.

Fritz Zurbrügg (Switzerland) was reelected Executive Director by Azerbaijan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Poland, Serbia and Montenegro, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, effective November 1, 2004.

Hooi Eng Phang (Malaysia) was elected Executive Director by Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Fiji, Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Singapore, Thailand, Tonga, and Vietnam, effective January 1, 2005.

Benny Andersen (Denmark) relinquished his duties as Alternate Executive Director to Jon A. Solheim (Norway), effective January 2, 2005.

David Farelius (Sweden) was appointed Alternate Executive Director to Jon A. Solheim (Norway), effective January 3, 2005.

Michael H. Reddell (New Zealand) relinquished his duties as Alternate Executive Director to Jong Nam Oh (Korea), effective March 2, 2005.

Richard A. Murray (Australia) was appointed Alternate Executive Director to Jong Nam Oh (Korea), effective March 3, 2005.

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