Omar Bougara, an Algerian national, is the Alternate Executive Director at the Board of the World Bank Group representing the constituency countries of Afghanistan, Algeria, Ghana, Iran, Morocco, Pakistan and Tunisia.
Mr. Bougara served as Executive Director from 2016-2018 and 2012-2014 for this consitutency.
Mr. Bougara's previous appointments include Chief of Staff to the Ministry of Finance in Algeria and Executive Director at the African Development Bank. He also served as Lecturer at the Ecole Superieure de Commerce in Algeria.
Mr. Bougara holds a PhD and two Master Degrees in Management with a concentration in Finance from Universities in France and Great Britain.