Céline ALLARD

 Office Phone:                     (202) 623-8054
E-Mail:                                 callard@imf.org
Personal:                             French national

EDUCATION

Degree                                                                                                Institution                                           Date

Post-graduate degree         Economics                                           Sorbonne University, Paris               June 1996

Graduate degree                 Economics/Statistics                         ENSAE, Paris                                      June 1996

Graduate degree                  Mathematics/Economics                  Ecole Polytechnique, Paris                               June 1994

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Positions at the IMF:

  • African Department (August 2018-current) – division chief and mission chief for Cote d’Ivoire and the Western African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)
  • African Department (May 2014-July 2017) – division chief of the Regional Studies Division overseeing the preparation of the semi-annual Regional Economic Outlook Report for sub-Saharan Africa.
  • European Department (May 2010 – April 2014) – deputy division chief for the euro area, mission chief for Luxembourg.
  • European Department (March 2009 – April 2010) – mission chief for Malta and Cyprus.
  • European Department (January 2006 – September 2008) – senior economist on the Polish desk.
  • European Department (December 2003 – December 2005) – economist on the French desk.
  • Fiscal Affairs Department (August 2001-November 2003) – fiscal economist on Bosnia-and-Herzegovina and Senegal.

Previous positions:

  • Economist, Forecasting Directorate, Ministry of Finance, Paris, France (1999-2001).
  • Economist, Economics Department, National Institute of Statistics and Economics (INSEE), Paris, France (1996-1998).