September 9, 2014
CEU alumnus Nurbek Jenish (ECON ’09, PhD) has recently been appointed as the Deputy Chairman of the National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic. After leaving CEU, Jenish taught at the American University of Central Asia, heading its Economics Department since 2012. Previously, Nurbek worked at the Asian Development Bank and at the National Bank of Hungary. He also served as a consultant to the World Bank in Washington D.C.