Sybi Hida joined the AFRITAC South in September 2015 as Macro-Fiscal Resident Advisor. Previously he worked in The Gambia as an IMF macro-fiscal resident advisor. Sybi has worked for the Ministry of Finance of Albania where he has been closely associated with macroeconomic and fiscal policy formulation, economic policy advice, and public finance management. He left the ministry as General Director of Macroeconomic and Fiscal Policy and was elected a Member of Parliament for four years. He also worked for about two years at the European Department of the IMF. Sybi holds a Masters Degree in Economics.