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Lead Urban Specialist and Global Lead - World Bank’s Sustainable City Infrastructure and Services Global Solutions Group
Joanna Masic, a British national, is a Lead Urban Specialist and Global Lead for the World Bank’s Sustainable City Infrastructure and Services Global Solutions Group. Since 2017, she has worked in the Europe and Central Asia region where she worked in Turkey scaling-up the Sustainable Cities Series of Projects and developing a program of lending and analytics on urban and infrastructure resilience. In Bulgaria, she also led advisory engagements on regional development and territorial decarbonization. Prior to her career at the World Bank, she worked at the Scottish Environment Protection Agency and was a consultant to the UK Government Taskforce on Environment to Serbia following the NATO bombing. Joanna holds a MSc in Environmental Epidemiology and Policy from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and an MA in Environmental Science and Geography from the University of Dundee. She is a chartered member of the UK Chartered Institute of Water and Environment Management and a Chartered Scientist (UK Science Council).