International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde gestures while delivering her speech with a theme of 'Leadership for a Global Society: A Discussion with Students at Keio University' at the Mita University campus in Tokyo on July 7, 2012. Lagarde warned that the global economy was slowing, with a soon-to-be published growth outlook lower than earlier forecasts. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA
Managing Director Christine Lagarde smiles as she arrives for a press conference during the second day of the G20 Summit on November 4, 2011 in Cannes, France. World's top economic leaders are attending the G20 summit in Cannes on November 3rd and 4th, and are expected to debate current issues surrounding the global financial system in the hope of fending off a global recession and finding an answer to the Eurozone crisis.
International Monetary Fund Director Christine Lagarde winks while talking to the media following talks among world finance leaders at the Chancellery on October 6, 2011 in Berlin, Germany. The group, that also includes European Central Bank President Jean-Claude Trichet and World Bank President Robert Zoellick, met to discuss measures to counter the growing European debt crisis.
Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund speaks to the media at the close of the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meetings on February 23, 2014 at The Intercontinental in Sydney, Australia. The G20 is two days of meeting that brings together Finance Ministers and Bank Governors from around the world, in a forum aimed at economic co-operation and decision making.