Amnon Golan

Amnon Golan

Head of Evaluation Practice

Amnon Golan

Mr. Amnon Golan worked in the World Bank from 1965 to 1994. During that period he held various management positions including Director of Industry Department (1984 – 1987), Director of Technical Department Asia Region (1987 – 1990), and Director of Economic Development Institute (1990 – 1994). Following his retirement from the Bank he managed a private investment firm (1994-1997). From 1997 to 2011 he worked as Senior Advisor with the world Bank’s Quality Assurance Group, and as a consultant with the IMF Institute, IFAD, the Australian Government, and Centennial. He has a BA degree in International Finance and Trade from University of Kentucky, a MA degree in International Economics and a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy (MALD) from the Fletcher School-Tufts University.

Areas of Expertise:

Evaluation of countrywide development programs and projects

Programs/projects design and management

Private sector development

Financial sector and rural credit

Agriculture and rural development

Water resources management

Institutional effectiveness issues

Past Experience:

World Bank – Director, Economic Development Institute

World Bank – Numerous senior positions

Key Advisory Engagements

IMF Institute

African Development Bank

International Fund for Agriculture Development

The Australian Government

JICA

World Bank