Former Minister of Finance of Peru.
David Tuesta worked for the CAF Development Bank of Latin America as director of Strategic Affairs. He was Minister of Economics and Finance in Peru. Prior to this he worked for BBVA, where he was Chief Economist of Financial Inclusion. Previously, David Tuesta was Member of the Regulatory Board of Energy and Mining - Osinergmin in Lima, Director of the Economic Studies Department at the Ministry of Economy and Finance of Peru- National Tax Office in Lima, Consultant of the Inter-American Development Bank in Asuncion-Paraguay and Economist of Apoyo Consulting in Lima. He participates on a regular basis in joint research projects with the Inter-American Development Bank, the World Bank and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. He is author, editor and contributor to books published by international publishing houses and has several articles in scientific indexed journals. He is a member of the Econolatin Network at the prestigious Klein Institute of Universidad Autonoma de Madrid in Spain. He has given lectures at University Autonoma de Madrid in Spain, at the Economics School of Universidad Católica del Peru and at the Graduate School of Universidad de Lima. He has been speaker in different conferences organized by governments, international financial institutions, central banks and other relevant fora. He obtained his MA in Public Affairs & Economics at the University of Minnesota in the United States and his PhD and BA in Economics at Universidad Catolica del Peru.