Gema Sacristán

Ms. Sacristán, a national of Spain, is currently IIC's Chief Investment Officer. She joined the Inter-American Development Bank in December 2008 as an investment officer in the Structured Corporate Financing Department, where she subsequently became chief of the Financial Markets Division. Previous to this, she held several leadership positions in commercial and investment banks in Madrid, London and New York, such as Director of the Export and Agency Finance Unit for the Americas at BBVA New York and Vice President and Product Manager for Global Trade Finance at Banco Santander in New York.

She holds degrees in Economics and Business Administration from the Universidad Autónoma in Madrid, as well as a Master’s degree in International Trade and Business from the Universidad Complutense in Madrid and a Master’s degree in Sustainability Leadership from Cambridge University, in UK.