Federico Adolfo Sturzenegger Ph.d.
Chairman & Governor
Banco Central de la República Argentina SA
Dr. Federico Adolfo Sturzenegger, Ph.D. serves as President of Banco Ciudad de Buenos Aires. Dr. Sturzenegger serves as the Governor and Chairman of Banco Central de la República Argentina SA. He served as Chief Economist, YPF S.A. from 1998 to 1995. He served as Consultant of Government of South Africa from 2007 to 2005; Inter American Development Bank in 2007, 2005, 2003, 2001; Japan Bank for International Cooperation in 2007 and from 2005 to 2003; International Monetary Fund in 2005, 2004, 2003, 1994, 1993; The World Bank in 2005, 2002, 1999, 1994, 1988; Global Development Network in 2004, 2003; Bank of England since 2003; United Nations Development Program since 2003; Bank of International Settlements since 2003; National Bank of Switzerland in 2003, 2002; Fundación de Investigaciones Latinoamericanas (FIEL) since 1994; and Central Bank of Ukraine since 1993. He served as Chairman of Banco De La Ciudad De Buenos. He serves as and Professor at Universidad Torcuato Di Tella. He served as Visiting Professor of Public Affairs, Harvard University from 2007 to 2005; Dean, Business School, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella from 2005 to 2002; Secretary of Economic Policy, Republic of Argentina since 2001; Dean, Business School, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella from 2001 to 1998; and Assistant Professor of Economics, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) from 1994 to 1991. He served as Assistant Professor of Economics at UCLA from 1991 to 1995, Chief Economist of YPF from 1995 to 1998, Dean of the Business School at Di Tella from 1998 to 2000 and from 2002 to 2005, Secretary of Economic Policy of the Republic of Argentina since 2001 and Visiting Professor of Public Policy at the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University from 2005 to 2007. He serves as a Director of Banco Central de la República Argentina SA. He has written or edited seven books and has published extensively in the area of international finance and macroeconomics. He appears regularly in the press and is a regular consultant of corporations and International Organizations. In 2005, the World Economic Forum of Davos selected him as Young Global Leader. Dr. Sturzenegger holds Licenciado en Economía, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, La Plata, Argentina in 1987 and Ph.D in Economics from MIT in 1991.