Mihai Nicolae TĂNĂSESCU
Curriculum Vitae

Personal data

  • Born on 11th of January 1956 in Bucharest
  • Married, two children

Education

  • 1978 - Academy for Economic Studies - Bucharest, Finance and Accounting Faculty;
  • 1986 - International Monetary Fund - Washington DC, Public Finance Statistics;
  • 1991 - Academy for Economic Studies from Bucharest, Macroeconomics and Financial Policy Issues;
  • 1992-1993 - International Institute for Public Administration - Paris, Budget Planning and Execution and Tax Control;
  • 1996 - International Monetary Fund Institute - Vienna, Public Finance and Macroeconomics Issues;
  • 1998 - Harvard Business School, Executive Development Program;
  • 2000 - Training for a Doctor's Degree at the Academy for Economic Studies - Bucharest, Taxation - Global Revenue Taxation.

Professional activities

  • 1978-1983 - Head of the Accounting Department - ICRAL Bucharest;
  • 1983-1997 - Romanian Ministry of Finance:
    • 1993-1997 - Executive - the Department for Public Debt;
    • 1992-1993 - Executive - the Department for State Budget;
    • 1990-1992 - Executive - the Department for State Incomes - direct taxation
  • 1997-2000 - Alternate Executive Chairman - World Bank, Washington DC, for a group of twelve countries (Romania, Ukraine, Moldavia, Macedonia etc.)
  • 2000-2004 - Minister of Public Finance.

Scientific and editorial activity

  • Scientific research papers, published in Romanian and foreign journals (Financial Times, Wall Street Journal)

Languages skills

  • English, French