World Who's Who Routledge - Taylor and Francis Group

  • TSANG, John Chun-wah Chinese government official, resigned as Financial Secretary of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. 12 December 2016
  • ENGLISH, Hon. Bill New Zealand politician, appointed Prime Minister. 12 December 2016
  • GUTERRES, António Manuel de Oliveira Portuguese politician and UN official, sworn in as Secretary-General of UN. 12 December 2016
  • TILLERSON, Rex W. American energy industry executive, nominated for US Secretary of State. 13 December 2016
  • AZIMOV, Rustam Sodiqovich Uzbekistani economist and politician, stepped down as Minister of Finance. 15 December 2016
  • JUNG, Najeeb Indian energy industry specialist and government official, resigned as Lieutenant Governor of Delhi. 22 December 2016
  • PRAT-GAY, Alfonso Argentine economist, business executive, politician and former central banker, resigned as Minister of Economy and Public Finance. 26 December 2016
  • ABDRAKHMANOV, Kairat Kazakhstani diplomatist and government official, appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs. 28 December 2016
  • BAN, Ki-moon Kazakhstani politician and diplomatist, appointed Ambassador to UK. 30 December 2016
  • ROGERS, Sir Ivan South Korean politician, diplomatist and UN official, stepped down as Secretary-General of United Nations. 1 January 2017
  • IDIRISOV, Äbilfayizulı American actor and film producer, awarded Icon Award at Palm Springs International Film Festival. 2 January 2017
  • UMAROV, Kairat British civil servant, business executive and diplomatist, resigned as Permanent Representative to the European Union. 3 January 2017
  • HANKS, Tom Kazakhstani diplomatist, appointed Permanent Representative to the United Nations. 4 January 2017
  • BARROW, Sir Timothy (Tim) Earle British diplomatist, appointed Permanent Representative to the European Union. 4 January 2017
  • NABIULLINA, Elvira Sakhipzadovna Russian economist, government official and central banker named the Best Central Bank Governor in Europe by International Financial Magazine. 4 January 2017
  • SCOTT, Phil American business executive and politician, sworn in as Governor of Vermont. 5 January 2017
  • AKUFO-ADDO, Nana Addo Dankwa Ghanaian politician and lawyer, sworn-in as President. 7 January 2017
  • STREEP, Meryl (Mary Louise) American actress, awarded Cecil B. deMille Award at Annual Golden Globe Awards. 8 January 2017
  • DUNCAN, Daniel Kablan Côte ďIvoirian politician, resigned as Prime Minister and Minister of the Economy, Finance and the Budget. 9 January 2017
  • McGUINNESS, Martin Irish politician, resigned as Deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland. 9 January 2017
  • FREELAND, Chrystia Canadian newspaper editor and politician, appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs. 10 January 2017
  • BIDEN, Joseph (Joe) Robinette, Jr American lawyer, politician and academic, awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom. 12 January 2017
  • CHANDRASEKARAN, Natarajan Indian business executive, appointed Chairman-designate of Tata Sons. 12 January 2017
  • VILSACK, Thomas (Tom) American lawyer, government official and former politician, stepped down as Secretary of Agriculture. 13 January 2017
  • JUSTICE, James (Jim) Conley, Jr American farmer, business executive and politician, sworn in as Governor of West Virginia. 16 January 2017
  • KOLLEY, Abdou Gambian economist and politician, resigned as Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs. 17 January 2017
  • CARNEY, John Charles, Jr American politician, sworn in as Governor of Delaware. 17 January 2017

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