Franck Bousquet is the deputy director coordinating engagement with fragile and conflict-affected states. Prior to joining the IMF, he was the senior director of the World Bank’s Fragility, Conflict and Violence Group. Franck led the development of the Bank Group’s first Strategy for Fragility, Conflict and Violence. In this role, he mobilized expertise and supported teams across the Bank to deliver on the ground in close collaboration with humanitarian-development-peace partners, including the implementation of the $25 billion International Development Association financing package for the poorest countries.

Franck previously held roles in the public and private sectors focused on water utilities, transport, and finance and capital markets. He holds an MBA with a specialization in finance from Columbia Business School and a graduate diploma in engineering from the National Engineering School of Public Works.