February 11, 2021
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) said it has named Martin Spicer as the new director for Latin America and the Caribbean to replace Gabriel Goldschmidt, who passed away in August 2020.
Spicer has worked at IFC for more than 25 years. He was most recently the director of blended finance and he previously arranged loans for the manufacturing, agribusiness and services sectors in Latin America and the Caribbean, the World Bank's private sector division said in a press release on Tuesday.
Martin Spicer is promoted from head of blended finance to lead the World Bank's private sector division