FYR Macedonia Resident Representative Site
The IMF has maintained a Representative Office in Macedonia since 1995. The office performs a wide range of activities, contributing to the formulation of IMF policy advice, facilitating the policy dialogue and flow of information between IMF Headquarters and the Macedonian authorities, monitoring economic developments and performance under the IMF-supported economic program (the 2005-08 Stand-By Arrangement), coordinating technical assistance, and explaining the IMF's views on economic policy issues.
The IMF Resident Representative office in Macedonia consists of the Resident Representative and three local staff.
In the picture, from left to right, standing: Ms. Cangul (Jenny) Saban, Mr. Gjorgji Nacevski, Mrs. Biljana Davceva-Mijoski, Mr. Sasho Stojanovksi. Sitting: Mr. Alexander Tieman
Mr. Alexander Tieman is the Resident Representative of the IMF in Macedonia. He has occupied this position since August 2009. His previous assignments at the IMF include economist positions in the Monetary and Capital Markets and European departments. Prior to joining the Fund, he lectured in microeconomics at the Vrije University and Tinbergen Institute in Amsterdam, the Netherlands (1999-2002) and worked at the research department of the Dutch Central Bank (2000-2002). He has a PhD in microeconomics from the Vrije University/Tinbergen Institute in the Netherlands.
Mr. Gjorgji Nacevski is a country Assistant Economist. He has been working for the IMF since 1998. He is following, inter alia, fiscal, monetary, financial and real sector issues as well as progress in structural reforms. His previous assignment was at the Government Agency for Bank Rehabilitation.
Mrs. Biljana Davceva Mijoski is the Office Assistant since 2002. She handles all administrative and translation issues, the office post budget as well as warden officer duties. Her previous assignment was at Makpetrol a.d. Skopje.
Mr. Sasho Stojanovski is the Office Driver and Technical Assistant. He has worked at the IMF office since 1995. He is in charge of the office logistics and of IT support.
Previous IMF Resident Representatives in Macedonia include Scott W. Rogers (1995-1997); Paulo F.N. Drummond (1997-2000), Jan G. Mikkelsen (2000-2003), Kevin L. Ross (2003-2006), and Bert van Selm (2006-2009). Alexander Tieman is the Resident Representative since August 2009