James David Fielder

Manager, Investigations and Forensic Audits, INT, The World Bank Group

Mr. Fielder manages investigations in connection with allegations of fraud and corruption in World Bank Group-financed projects. He joined the World Bank in December 2011. His prior experience includes two years as the Assistant Inspector General for Investigations at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), where he supervised investigations of the SEC's activities in connection with the Madoff and Stanford Ponzi schemes, and several other matters. He also served at the SEC for several years as a Branch Chief and senior counsel in the Division of Enforcement where he led key parts of the government's case against Enron. Mr. Fielder was a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Haynes and Boone, LLP, and Special Assistant Counsel to the President of the United States. He received his master's in hydrogeology/environmental geology from Pennsylvania State University in 1989, and his J.D. from the University of Michigan in 1992.