Gita Gopinath becomes the only woman to feature on the wall of former IMF Chief Economists  

Gita Gopinath created history after becoming the first woman to serve as the chief of International Monetary Fund

Gita Gopinath served as chief economist of the IMF between 2019 and 2022. Earlier this year, Gita Gopinath took on the role of the IMF’s first deputy managing director. Earlier, she has created history by becoming the first woman chief economist at the IMF

Now, She has broken another glass ceiling after got featured on Wall of Former IMF Chief Economists

She has now taken to Twitter to share an image of the wall that features all the Chief Economists of IMF. “Breaking the trend,” she wrote. “I joined the wall of former Chief Economists of the IMF,”

While making the announcement, Kristalina Georgieva, IMF’s Managing Director said,”I believe that Gita—universally recognized as one of the world’s leading macroeconomists—has precisely the expertise that we need for the FDMD role at this point. Indeed, her particular skill set—combined with her years of experience at the Fund as Chief Economist—make her uniquely well qualified. She is the right person at the right time,”