Human Resources Committee

The Human Resources Committee is a means by which the Board provides guidance on the human resources management of the Asian Development Bank. Its primary responsibility includes reviewing, monitoring and making recommendations to the Board of Directors on ADB's human resources strategy and policies.

The specific responsibilities that the committee carries out on behalf of the Board are as follows:

  • Reviews, monitors and makes recommendations to the Board of Directors on ADB's human resources strategy and policies that pertain to staffing, compensation, benefits, and related issues of strategic importance that directly affect ADB's ability to recruit, develop and retain the highly-qualified staff needed for it to achieve its mandate.
  • Reviews any external evaluations of ADB's human resources strategy and policies pertaining to the issues set out in (i) above, and report to the Board its findings and recommendations on such issues.
  • Considers with other Board committees and Management the repercussions of recommendations of other Board committees on ADB's human resources strategy and policies.

The committee makes reports and submits recommendations to the Board of Directors.

Annual Reports of the Human Resources Committee

  Name End of Term
Chair Anthony Baker 30 June 2015
Members David Murchison 30 June 2015
Muhammad Sami Saeed 30 June 2015
Kazuhiko Koguchi 30 June 2015
Richard Edwards 30 June 2015
Guoqi Wu 30 June 2015

Composition as of 6 October 2014