Gabriel Baldivieso Pantoja

Baldivieso Gabriel Pantoja serves as the Secretary and Institutional Relations Director at FONPLATA - Development Bank since April 2017.

He has over 16 years of professional experience in the field of commercial banking, international development  and  trade. He worked in Washington (United States) as alliance promoter between the AVINA Foundation and Beck Center for Social Impact and Innovation, Advisor to the Executive Director for Bolivia to the Interamerican Development Bank (IDB) and the Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) and Alternate Temporal Representative to the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF).

In Bolivia, he served as Executive to the Bolivian Center for Economic Studies at CAINCO, Consultant at the local government of Tarija, and worked at Banco Mercantil and the Hydrocarbon Superintendence. He also conducted economic research at CEPAL in Chile.

He is a Bolivian citizen, Baldivieso is an economist from the Universidad Privada Boliviana and holds a master’s in international trade from the University of Shanghai (China) and another in Public Policy from Georgetown University (USA).