Pascale Helene Dubois
Chief Suspension and Debarment Officer, World Bank, Adjunct Professor
Lic. Jur., cum laude, University of Ghent, Belgium; LL.M., New York University
Lic. Jur., cum laude, University of Ghent, Belgium; LL.M., New York University. Pascale Hélène Dubois is the Chief...Continue Reading
Lic. Jur., cum laude, University of Ghent, Belgium; LL.M., New York University. Pascale Hélène Dubois is the Chief Suspension and Debarment Officer for the World Bank. In this position, Professor Dubois suspends and debars firms and individuals accused of fraud and corruption in World Bank-financed projects. Professor Dubois has been involved with the Bank’s anti-corruption efforts for close to a decade. Prior to her appointment as Chief Suspension and Debarment Officer, Professor Dubois managed the Voluntary Disclosure Program (VDP) in the World Bank’s Integrity Vice Presidency (INT). She also worked as an operational lawyer advising the Africa region of the World Bank for seven years. Before the World Bank, she was in private practice for ten years in the USA and Belgium. Professor Dubois served as Co-Chair of the American Bar Association Section of International Law's Anti-Corruption Committee from 2010 to 2013 and was appointed as Regional Officer for North America by the International Bar Association Anti-Corruption Committee in 2013. She is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and also an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University Law Center, where she teaches a course on international anti-corruption.