Juan Antonio Ketterer
Chief of the Connectivity, Markets and Finance Division, Inter-American Development Bank
Juan Antonio Ketterer is the Chief of the Connectivity, Markets and Finance Division of the Inter-American Development Bank. The Division engineers funding mechanisms and risk mitigation structures (guarantees, SPVs, hybrids, funds...) to support public investments in public-private partnerships, capital markets development, digital connectivity and green financing. The Division also conducts extensive work on digital transformation and fintech.
Prior to his current position, Juan Antonio developed a substantial experience with the international financial sector, especially in the areas of financial engineering, capital markets, derivative securities and digital finance (fintech). He held managing positions at several advisory, financing and trading firms, as well as at securities exchanges and clearing houses. Juan Antonio obtained a Ph.D. in Financial Economics from the University of Minnesota, becoming professor of finance at the Tepper Business School of Carnegie Mellon University and at the Kellogg Graduate School of Management of Northwestern University.