Joshua Gallo , Senior Municipal Finance Specialist, leads the World Bank’s City Creditworthiness Initiative and related technical assistance programs (currently in Uganda, Turkey, India, and Malaysia). He’s also Program Manager for the World Bank’s Multi-Donor City Creditworthiness Partnership. Previously he was Program Leader for the Sub-National Technical Assistance (SNTA) Program under the Public-Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility (PPIAF), as well as Program Manager for the Norwegian Trust Fund for Private Sector and Infrastructure (NTF-PSI). He was posted in long-term assignments in Peru and Tanzania. He holds a Master’s Degree in International Economics and Law from the Johns Hopkins’ School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS).