Chief to IMF office in Seoul

SOUTH KOREA - Paul Grunwald has been appointed as chief of the IMF office in Seoul, South Korea.

He succeeds David Coe, whose term in the post finishes at the end of August.

Grunwald will start in the middle of September and is presently head of China at the IMF's Asia and Pacific division.

Previously, he worked in the IMF's Central and South American division.