Mr. Ferreira, a national of Paraguay, is IIC’s Chief Strategy Officer. Working previously as the Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Ferreira joined the Corporation as a Senior Advisor in 2006. He has held several Division Chief positions at the IIC and also served as an IDB Group Board member from 1999 to 2005. Prior to his service at the IDB Group, Mr. Ferreira worked for fifteen years in the construction, financial, and advisory services sectors in Paraguay. He holds a degree in Economics from the Universidad Nacional de Asunción in Paraguay and a Master’s degree in Finance from The George Washington University.