Ivanka Trump, daughter of U.S. President Donald Trump, could become the World Bank head. The Independent reports on it, citing sources.
According to the magazine, the list of candidates who can lead the World Bank after the resignation of the current head Jim Yong Kim, includes Ivanka Trump, former U.S. Permanent Representative to the UN Nikki Haley, Deputy of U.S. Treasury Secretary for International Affairs David Malpas, and head of the U.S. Agency for International Development Mark Green.
According to the official, it was a great honor for him to lead an institution where the employees devotedly pursue the goal of eradicating poverty.
The bank’s website says that after February 1, Jim Yong Kim will start working for a company that specializes in infrastructure projects investments in developing countries. The name of this company is not specified. Besides, Jim Yong Kim intends to re-join the board of the "Partners in Health" international non-governmental organization.
The name of the new head of the World Bank will be known by mid-February.