New Central Bank of Liberia Executive Governor Named

New Executive Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia
New Executive Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia
Photo Credit: CBL

(Monrovia, Liberia: November 11, 2019): President George Manneh Weah has named Hon. J. Aloysius Tarlue as Executive Governor-Designate of the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL). According to an Executive Mansion release, the President named the new Executive Governor of the CBL on November 8, 2019. 


According to the Executive Mansion, Hon. Tarlue is expected to lead a team of other governors in restructuring the Central Bank of Liberia to tackle Liberia’s challenging economy, particularly as it relates to price, exchange rate and financial stability. 


The incoming CBL chief worked with a plethora of important banks and other financial institutions in the United States of America, including J.P. Morgan Chase, BNY Mellon N.A., Deutsche Bank, Merrill Lynch and HSBC Bank N.A and many other executive level financial establishments. Hon. Tarlue holds MPA (Master of Public Administration, specializing in Public Policy) from Kean University, New Jersey (USA) and Bachelor of Art in Political Science from the King University in Bristol, Tennessee (USA).


Prior to his preferment by President Weah, Hon. J. Aloysius Tarlue, Jr. was Chairman, Board of Commissioners of the Liberia Electricity Renewable Commission.


Hon. Tarlue’s appointment is subject to confirmation by the Honorable Liberian Senate.