IMF Executive Board Appoints Pablo Moreno as IEO Director

IMF Executive Board Appoints Pablo Moreno as IEO Director

October 18, 2022

Washington D.C.:
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has appointed Mr. Pablo Moreno as Director of the Independent Evaluation Office of the IMF. He will succeed Mr. Charles Collyns of the United States, whose term will expire on April 30, 2023.

Mr. Moreno is currently the Executive Director of the IMF representing Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico and Spain, since November 2020. Previously, he held various positions on the Board of administration of the IMF, including that of alternate. Director for the same constituency between 2018 and 2020; Banco de España, where he was Director of the Governor’s Office and Head of the International Financial Organizations Division; and senior adviser positions in the Spanish Ministry of Economy and the Economic Office of the President of the Government.

Mr. Moreno, a Spanish national, is a member of the Civil Service Corps of State Economists in Spain. He holds a doctorate and a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Complutense University of Madrid, and a master’s degree in public administration from George Mason University on a Fulbright scholarship.

Mr. Moreno will take office in May 2023.


The Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) was established by the IMF Executive Board in April 2000 (see Press Release No. 00/27). It is independent of Fund management and staff and reports its findings directly to the Board.

The Director of the IEO is appointed by the Board of Directors for a non-renewable term of six years. In exceptional circumstances, the mandate may be extended by the management board for a maximum of one year. (See IEO Terms of Reference)

Further information on the objectives and activities of the Independent Evaluation Office can be found at

IMF Communications Department

PRESS OFFICER: Jose Luis De Haro

Call: +1 202 623-7100E-mail: [email protected]

@IMF Spokesperson

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