The Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association – EMEA, is honored to announce that Dr. Wafik Grais joined the expert panel of the Association. Wafik Grais is senior international consultant with expertise in financial regulation and supervision, private equity, corporate governance, Islamic finance and green growth financing, acquired in the public and private sectors and in International Financial Organizations.
Over 2016-2017, he held the position of Chairman of the Central Bank of the Republic of San Marino, appointed by Parliament. He spent 28 years at the World Bank in Washington DC where he held senior positions. Wafik Grais managed country and sector programs on the Middle East and North Africa, Europe and Central Asia. Wafik Grais holds a PhD in economics from the University of Geneva as well as degrees in mathematical economics and political science from the same University.