Departments and Country Offices
Organization Chart (as of 14 March 2017)
Office of the President (OPR)Takehiko NAKAO (Mr) President E-mail Juan MIRANDA (Mr) Managing Director General E-mail
Office of the Vice-PresidentsBambang SUSANTONO (Mr)Vice-President (Knowledge Management and Sustainable Development) E-mail Wencai ZHANG (Mr)Vice-President (Operations 1) E-mail Stephen P. GROFF (Mr)Vice-President (Operations 2) E-mail Diwakar GUPTA (Mr)Vice-President (Private Sector and Cofinancing Operations) E-mail Deborah STOKES (Ms)Vice-President (Administration and Corporate Management) E-mail Ingrid VAN WEES (Ms)Vice-President (Finance and Risk Management) E-mail
Undertakes financial, administrative, and information systems audits; provides assistance to external auditors; liases with international organizations and anticorruptionHock-Chye ONG (Mr)Auditor General E-mail Joy MACAISA-VIRAY (Ms)Assistant Auditor General E-mail
Provides advice and services in budget, staff position management, human resources, staff development, benefits, and compensation. More on CareersToshio OYA (Mr)Director General E-mail Dayalini MENDIS (Ms)Deputy Director General E-mail Eugenue ZHUKOV (Mr)Senior Advisor E-mail Vicky TAN (Ms)Director, Budget and Management Services Division E-mail VacantDirector, Compensation, Benefits, and Pension Division Muhammad Ehsan KHAN (Mr)Director, HR Business Partners Division E-mail Makoto KUBOTA (Mr)Director, HR Operations and Health Division E-mail Edna DIEZ (Ms)Director, HR Policy and Program Division E-mail VacantAdvisor and Head, Unit for Institutional Coordination Sean O'SULLIVAN (Mr)Director General E-mail Hong WEI (Mr)Deputy Director General E-mail Chin Choon FONG (Mr)Senior Advisor (Public-Private Partnership) E-mail F. Cleo KAWAWAKI (Ms)Director, Energy Division E-mail Akmal SIDDIQ (Mr)Director, Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Division E-mail Rainer HARTEL (Mr)Director, Public Management, Financial Sector, and Trade Division E-mail Safdar PARVEZ (Mr)Director, Regional Cooperation and Operations Coordination Division E-mail Rie HIRAOKA (Ms)Director, Social Sector Division E-mail Xiaohong YANG (Ms)Director, Transport and Communications Division E-mail Yong YE (Mr)Director, Urban Development and Water Division E-mail Nianshan ZHANG (Mr)Advisor and Head, Portfolio, Results, Safeguards and Gender Unit E-mail
Acts as ADB's focal point for planning, promoting, and arranging cofinancing for ADB projects. More on Cofinancing PartnershipsKai PREUGSCHAT (Mr)Head E-mail Tatsuya KANAI (Mr)Senior Advisor E-mail Sujata GUPTA (Ms)Director E-mail
Provides support to ADB's independent Compliance Review Panel which, upon request by affected persons, investigates ADB's compliance with its operational policies and procedures in the formulation, processing, or implementation of an ADB-financed project. More on the Compliance Review Panel | ContactDingding TANG (Mr)Chair E-mail
Maintains accounting policy and systems, prepares financial reports, and authorizes loan, technical assistance, grants, disbursements, and other payments.Chai Sun KIM (Ms)Controller E-mail Neil WALLACE (Mr)Assistant Controller, Accounting Division E-mail VacantAssistant Controller, Loan Administration Division Ayumi KONISHI (Mr)Director General E-mail M. Teresa KHO (Ms)Deputy Director General E-mail Ashok BHARGAVA (Mr)Director, Energy Division E-mail Qingfeng ZHANG (Mr)Director, Environment, Natural Resources, and Agriculture Division E-mail Ying QIAN (Mr)Director, Public Management, Financial Sector,and Regional Cooperation Division E-mail Robert GUILD (Mr)Director, Transport and Communications Division E-mail Sangay PENJOR (Mr)Director, Urban and Social Sectors Division E-mail Yasuyuki SAWADA (Mr)Chief Economist and Director General E-mail Juzhong ZHUANG (Mr)Deputy Chief Economist and Deputy Director General E-mail Rana HASAN (Mr)Director, Development Economics and Indicators Division E-mail Edimon GINTING (Mr)Director, Economic Analysis and Operational Support Division E-mail Joseph Ernest ZVEGLICH, Jr. (Mr)Director, Macroeconomics Research Division E-mail Cyn-Young PARK (Ms)Director, Regional Cooperation and Integration Division E-mail
Provides leadership, resources, and strategies for communicating with internal and external audiences. More on Media Contacts | More on permission to use ADB Publications | Contact the Publishing TeamSatinder BINDRA (Mr)Principal Director E-mail Omana NAIR (Ms)Director E-mail
Handles all legal aspects of operations and activities, including providing legal advice.Christopher STEPHENS (Mr)General Counsel E-mail Ramit NAGPAL (Mr)Deputy General Counsel E-mail VacantAssistant General Counsel Damien EASTMAN (Mr)Assistant General Counsel E-mail Ashraf MOHAMMED (Mr)Assistant General Counsel E-mail John VERSANTVOORT (Mr)Assistant General Counsel E-mail
Helps ADB continuously improve its development effectiveness and accountability to stakeholders. More on Independent EvaluationMarvin TAYLOR-DORMOND (Mr)Director General E-mail Veronique SALZE-LOZAC'H (Ms)Deputy Director General E-mail Walter KOLKMA (Mr)Director, Independent Evaluation Division 1 E-mail Nathan SUBRAMANIAM (Mr)Director, Independent Evaluation Division 2 E-mail
Manages ADB's automated information systems and telecommunications services.Shirin HAMID (Ms)Principal Director E-mail Pierre PASSIN (Mr)Director, Infrastructure and Communications Division E-mail VacantDirector, Solutions Delivery Division VacantDirector, Technology Division Alain DUMINY (Mr)Advisor and Head, IT Governance and Portfolio Management Unit E-mail
Provides ADB staff with a confidential, impartial, off-the-record, and independent setting to discuss and resolve work related concerns and issues. Alerts Management to trends and concerns about the workplace that should be addressed. ContactNicholas DIEHL (Mr)Ombudsperson E-mail
Responsible for planning, monitoring, and coordinating project processing and administration work programs, procurement reviews, and consultant recruitment. More on Business Opportunities | Information requestRamesh SUBRAMANIAM (Mr)Director General E-mail Ignatius SANTOSO (Mr)Senior Director, Procurement Division 1 E-mail Walter POICK (Mr)Director, Procurement Division 2 E-mail Aman TRANA (Ms)Advisor and Head, Financial Management Unit E-mail Manmohan PARKASH (Mr)Advisor and Head, Operations Management Unit E-mail Xianbin YAO (Mr)Director General E-mail James LYNCH (Mr)Deputy Director General E-mail Olly NOROJONO (Mr)Director, Transport, Energy and Natural Resources Division E-mail Emma VEVE (Ms)Director, Urban, Social Development and Public Management Division E-mail
Provides direct assistance to private sector projects with clear development impact. More on Private Sector (Nonsovereign) FinancingMichael BARROW (Mr)Director General E-mail Christopher THIEME (Mr)Deputy Director General E-mail Christine ENGSTROM (Ms)Director, Financial Institution Division E-mail Shantanu CHAKRABORTY (Mr)Director, Infrastructure Finance Division 1 E-mail VacantDirector, Infrastructure Finance Division 2 Janette HALL (Ms) Director, Investment Funds and Special Initiative Division E-mail Craig ROBERTS (Mr)Director, Portfolio Management Division E-mail Mark KUNZER (Mr)Director, Transaction Support Division E-mail Kenji YUHAKU (Mr)Senior Advisor, Office of the Director General E-mail
Responsible for coordinating and supporting ADB's public–private partnership operations, and for providing transaction advisory services to developing members.Ryuichi KAGA (Mr)Head E-mail Takeo KOIKE (Mr)Director E-mail
Responsible for policy, system, and operational risk; credit risk assessment; credit portfolio monitoring; corporate recovery; and market and treasury risk.Mitsuhiro YAMAWAKI (Mr)Head E-mail Marife APILADO (Ms)Director, Credit Portfolio Monitoring Division E-mail Timo TEINILA (Mr)Director, Credit Risk Assessment Division E-mail Michael KJELLIN (Mr)Director, Policy and Systems Division E-mail Martin KROLL (Mr)Advisor and Head, Treasury and Operational Risk Unit E-mail Hun KIM (Mr)Director General E-mail Diwesh SHARAN (Mr)Deputy Director General E-mail Priyantha WIJAYATUNGA (Mr)Director, Energy Division E-mail Mio OKA (Ms)Director, Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Division E-mail Sungsup RA (Mr)Director, Human and Social Development Division E-mail Bruno CARRASCO (Mr)Director, Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division E-mail Ronald Antonio BUTIONG (Mr)Director, Regional Cooperation and Operations Coordination Division E-mail Hiroaki YAMAGUCHI (Mr)Director, Transport and Communications Division E-mail Sekhar BONU (Mr)Director, Urban Development and Water Division E-mail Eleonora WINDISCH (Ms)Advisor and Head, Portfolio, Results and Quality Control Unit E-mail James NUGENT (Mr)Director General E-mail Noriko OGAWA (Ms)Deputy Director General E-mail Andrew JEFFRIES (Mr)Director, Energy Division E-mail Jiangfeng ZHANG (Mr)Director, Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Division E-mail Ayako INAGAKI (Ms)Director, Human and Social Development Division E-mail Kelly BIRD (Mr)Director, Public Management, Financial Sector, and Trade Division E-mail Alfredo PERDIGUERO (Mr)Director, Regional Cooperation and Operations Coordination Division E-mail Hideaki IWASAKI (Mr)Director, Transport and Communications Division E-mail Tatiana GALLEGO-LIZON (Ms)Director, Urban Development and Water Division E-mail Jitendra SHAH (Mr)Special Project Facilitator E-mail
Provides ADB with a strategic planning perspective and direction, ensures policy and operations coordination, and maintains institutional relations with the international development community, especially on matters relating to resource mobilization.Indu BHUSHAN (Mr)Director General E-mail Tomoyuki KIMURA (Mr)Deputy Director General E-mail Leah GUTIERREZ (Ms)Director, Operations Planning and Coordination Division E-mail Valerie HILL (Ms)Director, Strategy, Policy, and Business Process Division E-mail Bernard WOODS (Mr)Director, Results Management and Aid Effectiveness Division E-mail Lesley LAHM (Ms)Advisor and Head, Interagency Relations and Nonsovereign Operations Unit E-mail
Provides leadership, innovation, and knowledge sharing for ADB's sector and thematic work. More on ADB's Focus AreasMa. Carmela LOCSIN (Ms)Director General E-mail Nessim J. AHMAD (Mr)Deputy Director General concurrently Chief Compliance Officer E-mail Amy LEUNG (Ms)Deputy Director General concurrently Chief Thematic Officer E-mail Noritaka AKAMATSU (Mr)Senior Advisor E-mail Avonechith SIACKHACHANH (Ms)Senior Advisor E-mail Gil-Hong KIM (Mr)Senior Director concurrently Chief Sector Officer E-mail Preety BHANDARI (Ms)Director, Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management Division E-mail Herath GUNATILAKE (Mr)Director, Environment and Safeguards Division E-mail AKM Mahfuzuddin AHMED (Mr)Advisor, Agriculture, Rural Development and Food Security Unit E-mail Bartlet EDES (Mr)Advisor and Head, Knowledge Sharing and Services Center E-mail
Provides advice and counsel to the Board of Governors, Board of Directors, and Management.Woo Chong UM (Mr)The Secretary E-mail Asel DJUSUPBEKOVA (Ms)Assistant Secretary E-mail
Responsible for mobilizing funds for operations and planning, as well as managing ADB's finances.Pierre VAN PETEGHEM (Mr)Treasurer E-mail Kazuki FUKUNAGA (Mr)Deputy Treasurer E-mail Tobias HOSCHKA (Mr)Assistant Treasurer, Financial Policy and Planning Division E-mail Maria LOMOTAN (Ms)Assistant Treasurer, Funding Division E-mail Michael JORDAN (Mr)Assistant Treasurer, Investments Division E-mail Sukhurman PHANACHET (Ms)Assistant Treasurer, Treasury Services Division E-mail Jonathan GROSVENOR (Mr)Advisor and Head, Treasury Client Solutions Unit E-mail
ADB's sector and thematic groups are each composed of ADB staff who pool sector knowledge, including best practices and technologies, to realize ADB's goals. The sector and thematic groups provide strategic operational support and supports human resources and talent management within ADB.
Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management
Provides technical support bank-wide to increase ADB investments in climate change adaptation, mitigation, and disaster risk reduction, covering—among others—climate change impact assessment of critical infrastructure, disaster risk financing in developing member countries, urban resilience, and climate smart agriculture operations.
Plans and monitors ADB's support to the sector, conducts analytical studies on education issues, and promotes interagency coordination in education development to achieve universal access to education in Asia and related issues.
Shares knowledge, practices, and technologies for improving Asia’s energy sector, while addressing connected concerns such as hydropower generation, clean development mechanisms, climate change, and water, and food security.
Ensures mainstreaming of environmental sustainability in project designs, conducts peer reviews of environmental impact assessments of category, and develops new focus areas of work under environment.
Drives the development of Asia’s general financial market, small and medium enterprise, and payment system, while promoting regional economic and financial integration.
Promotes and advocates increased attention to gender issues in ADB projects and forges links with development partners on gender-related issues to accelerate the integration of gender equity and women’s empowerment in ADB operations.
Promotes attention to governance and public sector management issues in ADB operations, and is an important institutional platform for knowledge sharing, cross-departmental coordination, peer review, learning, and links to external networks and partners.
Improves knowledge management in the health sector by creating a strong community of health planners and practitioners, stimulating and facilitating relevant knowledge products, and monitoring sector-related issues and performance.
Promotes PPP and private sector development in ADB’s core operational areas, and pools knowledge toward the creation a unified approach among practitioners within ADB for implementing PPP options.
Regional Cooperation and Integration
Provides strategic directions in administering the Regional Cooperation and Integration Fund, Investment Climate Facilitation Fund, and People's Republic of China Regional Cooperation and Poverty Reduction Fund.
Rural Development and Food Security (Agriculture)
Conducts expert and peer reviews of project design and engages with IFAD, CGIAR, FAO, UNEP, USDA, and other agencies in research, peer reviews, workshops, and other activities to address Asia’s food security concerns and rural poverty.
Promotes new initiatives and policies that aim to reduce poverty, inequality, and vulnerability among poor and marginalized groups by transforming social institutions toward inclusive and equitable social development.
Concentrates on scaling up urban transport, mainstreaming climate change and energy efficiency in projects, improving cross-border transport and logistics, and supporting road safety and social sustainability.
Facilitates knowledge flow on holistic and integrated approaches to the development of competitive, inclusive, and green cities to maintain vital economic growth while creating sustainable, resilient, and liveable cities in Asia.
Ensures quality of projects on water supply, sanitation, and water resources management, supports pilot activities and knowledge sharing events, and enhances water partnerships toward the provision of water for all in Asia.