(Reuters) — U.S. Treasury official Adam Lerrick has been tapped by the Trump administration to serve as the country’s acting executive director at the International Monetary Fund, the Financial Times reported on Friday, citing a source.
Lerrick, who is a counselor for international affairs, will be temporarily appointed U.S. executive director at the IMF while the administration awaits the Senate confirmation of investment banker Mark Rosen to the role, the report said. on.ft.com/2NyypYv
Lerrick would replace Mauricio Claver-Carone, the previous acting U.S. executive director at IMF , according to the report.
U.S. Treasury Department and IMF were not immediately available for comment.