Jean-Claude Tchatchouang, a Cameroon national, is the Executive Director at the Board of the Executive Directors of the World Bank Group representing Benin, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, and Togo.
Prior to this position, Mr. Tchatchouang served at the Bank as Alternate Executive Director (2017-2018), Senior Advisor to the Executive Director of the same constituency (2003-2016), and as Country Economist (1996-1998).
Mr. Tchatchouang held various positions including: Senior Financial Analyst, Fannie Mae, Washington, DC (2002-2003); Comptroller, The Mitchell Group, Washington, DC (1988-2000); Economist, IMF, Washington, DC (1992-1995); and Division Chief, Central Bank of Central African States (BEAC), Yaounde, Cameroon (1982-1992).
Mr. Tchatchouang is a Certified Public Accountant, Virginia (2000) and holds a M.A. on International Economics and Finance, Brandeis University, US (1998); an M.A. in Economics, University of Yaounde, Cameroon and studied Statistic Engineering, Institut de la Statistique et d'Economie Appliquee, Yaounde, Cameroon (1980).