August 12, 2020 |
Mansueto Almeida, Brazil's former treasury secretary, will join the local investment bank BTG Pactual as the new chief economist in January next year, a spokesperson for the bank confirmed on Tuesday.
Almeida served as treasury secretary from April 2018 until July 15 this year, when he was replaced by Bruno Funchal.
BTG Pactual's current chief economist for Brazil, Claudio Ferraz, will remain with the bank, the spokesperson said.
Almeida joins two other former government officials at BTG Pactual
Mansueto Almeida will become chief economist at the investment bank in January next year