Love News first reported that a new Central Bank Governor would be appointed. A release from the Bank confirmed that its new Governor is Gustavo Manuel Vasquez. ) He took office today after having served as a consultant to the International Monetary Fund – the I.M.F – the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, the Government of Bermuda, the Monetary Authority of Bermuda, the Central Bank of Paraguay, the Central Bank of Albania, the International Financial Services Volunteer Corps, and ECOWAS West Africa, for the past five years. Vasquez is originally from San Estevan Village, Orange Walk District and had begun his career in the financial sector in 1983 as the Director of Banking Supervision at the Central Bank of Belize. He served in that capacity for over fourteen years. He replaces Ambassador Joy Grant, whose tenure ended on March 31.