Statement by IMF Spokesperson on Informal Executive Board Meeting on Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn
May 16, 2011
Ms. Caroline Atkinson, Director of the External Relations Department of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), issued the following statement today:
“The Executive Board convened this afternoon in informal session to receive a verbal report from senior Fund officials, including Mr. John Lipsky, Acting Managing Director, and Mr. Sean Hagan, the Fund’s General Counsel, on developments related to Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn.
“The Board was briefed regarding criminal charges that have been brought against the Managing Director during a private visit to New York City.”
The IMF and its Executive Board will continue to monitor developments.”