Mihaly Kopanyi

  • Municipal Finance Consultant
  • World Bank



Mr. Kopanyi is a municipal finance consultant. Before retiring from The World Bank in 2011 he worked in 30 countries and he was a municipal finance adviser and co-chair of the Municipal Finance Thematic Group. His core competency areas include intergovernmental finance, financing urban infrastructure, and reforming financial intermediaries. He has edited or co-authored more than 30 books and numerous articles; his recent works include: the ‘Municipal Finance e-learning course’ of the World Bank Institute; ‘Financing Municipalities in Turkey’, ‘Reforming the Georgia Municipal Development Fund’, and ‘Financing Delivery of Urban Services in Rwanda’.