Ruslan Piontkivsky

Ruslan Piontkivsky

Senior Country Economist for Papua New Guinea, East Asia and Pacific

Ruslan Piontkivsky is the World Bank’s Senior Country Economist for Papua New Guinea and joined the team in Port Moresby in 2021.

A Ukrainian national, Mr. Piontkivsky was previously a Senior Economist in the Latin America and Caribbean region, as well as serving as a Country Economist for Paraguay, contributing to lending and analytical tasks in the Caribbean. He has also worked as Senior Economist for Moldova, based in Chisinau, and as a Country Economist for Ukraine.  

Before joining the World Bank, Mr. Piontkivsky worked at a Ukrainian think-tank. He holds an Masters of Arts in Economics from the EERC program (now Kyiv School of Economics) of the National University of Kyiv Mohyla Academy.

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