Appointments- World

xayadudi's version from 2015-10-17 13:57

Section 1

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Bazmi HusainThe global chief technology officer of ABB
Indian American Jagdeep GrewalChosen as postmaster for Sacramento
Malcolm TurnbullAustralia’s New Prime Minister
Ashok-Alexander SridharanMayor of German city of Bonn
Metro Man Elattuvalapil SreedharanInvited to the United Nations’ High Level Advisory Group on Sustainable Transport (HLAG-ST). Note: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon
Sherif IsmailPM of Egypt Note: President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi
Arvind Panagariya, vicechairman of Niti AayogAppointed as the sherpa for G20 negotiations
Matthias MuellerCEO,Volkswagen AG appoints
Indian-American Atul KeshapU.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka and Maldives
Raffi Freedman-GurspanRecruitment director for presidential personnel in the White House Office of Presidential Personnel, LGBT groups and the White House Note: First openly transgender staff member in White House.
Sebastian CoeIAAF president

Section 2

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Athletics Federation of India President Adille SumariwallaElected as one of the members of the prestigious Council of the IAAF
Ranil WickremesinghePrime Minister of Sri Lanka Note: President(SL) Maithripala Sirisena
Masashi MuromachiCEO and President of Toshiba
Maurice Obstfeld appointed asChief Economist of IMF
Professor Kamal Bawa, an Indian-origin scientist,Elected to Royal Society of London
Anisa Rasouli nominated asFirst female judge of Afghanistan Supreme Court
Lord Kamlesh Patel becameFirst British-Asian appointee to ECB Management Board
Keith RowleyPM, Trinidad and Tobago
Smita PurushottamIndian Ambassador to switzerland
Alexis TsiprasPrime Minister, Greece since 21 sept 2015 again
Sundar PichaiCEO, Google
Pierre NkurunzizaPresident, Burundi
Jin LiqunHead, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB