Francesca Recanatini

Senior Public Sector Specialist, World Bank

Recanatini leads the Anticorruption Thematic Group providing advice and guidance on anti-corruption preventive work and institutions of accountability. Before joining the World Bank, Ms. Recanatini worked at the IRIS Center at the University of Maryland focusing on institutional reforms in transition economies. She joined the World Bank in 1998 and worked in the Bank’s Research Department, the Eastern European region and the World Bank Institute before joining PRMPS. Ms. Recanatini holds a Ph.D in Economics from the University of Maryland at College Park.