Lead Financial Sector Specialist, World Bank Group
Ana Fiorella Carvajal is an expert with over 20 years of experience in securities markets regulation and supervision. Since October 2013, Ms. Carvajal has worked as lead financial sector specialist at the World Bank Group. Prior to this position, she worked as senior financial sector expert at the International Monetary Fund. In both cases Ms. Carvajal has helped to form the position of these institutions on the regulation and supervision of securities markets. She has led policy work for the G20 agenda on the use of capital markets for infrastructure and SME financing. She has provided advisory services on capital markets development and regulation in countries such as Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Indonesia, Kenya, Morocco, Peru and Turkey. She has participated in financial sector stability assessments for Canada, China, France, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Spain and the United States. Ms. Carvajal holds a master's degree in public administration and a law degree.