Representative in Europe of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group
Fazia Pusterla was appointed in September 2021 as Representative for the Office in Europe of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group based in Madrid, Spain.
Since 2019, she worked as strategic advisor and Public-Private coordinator in the Southern Cone Country Department, based in Buenos Aires. Previously, she worked as deputy director of the Office in Europe, in Madrid and in several positions in Washington D.C. including the Office of Development Effectiveness and Strategic Planning, as well as for the private sector reform of the IDB Group and as a Country Economist for Costa Rica.
Before joining the IDB Group, she was a research fellow for the Office of Production, Productivity and Management at the United Nation’s Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean in Santiago, Chile and a research and teaching fellow at Bocconi University in Milan, Italy.
Ms. Pusterla is an Italian citizen and holds a Ph.D. in International Economics and Law from Bocconi University, as well a Master´s of Science in Economics from Pompeu Fabra University.