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CAF names candidates for president

International Financial Institutions CAF Economy & Policy

Christian Asinelli from Argentina and Sergio Díaz-Granados from Colombnia are in the running to lead the South American development bank

Genneia appoints new CFO

Energy Electricity Wind

Carlos Palazón takes over finances at the Argentine power generation company

Ripley names new CEO

People Chile

Chilean retailer appoints Sergio Hidalgo to replace Rafael Ferrada

Enjoy loses CEO to Cencosud

People Retail shopping Commerce

Rodrigo Larraín leaves the Chilean casino operator to run the retail company's shopping mall division

Ion names new CFO

People Mexico

Andrea Calderón joins the Mexican real estate lender from local payment fintech Conekta

Enel names new head in Argentina

People Electricity Energy

Claudio Cunha rises to the top job at the Italian energy company's local division after managing the firm's finances for nearly two years

Localiza names new CEO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy Latin America South America

Brazilian car rental company promotes COO Bruno Lasansky as Eugênio Mattar becomes chairman of the board

Avianca appoints new CEO

People Colombia Europe

Adrian Neuhauser moves up from CFO as the former CEO takes the top job at Scandinavian airline SAS

IMF head to step down in August

Economy & Policy International Monetary Fund (IMF) Capital Markets

US-based multilateral lender will begin the search to replace Alejandro Werner as the head of the Western Hemisphere Department

Aeris reappoints founder as CEO

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy People Energy

Brazilian wind turbine blade manufacturer names Bruno Vilela Cunha to the post six months after it priced an IPO below target

CABEI sets up shop in Taiwan

International Financial Institutions People Central America

Central American development bank plans to open a representative office in June

Winston adds to LatAm team

People Brazil United States

US law firm hires Rodrigo Carvalho to lead a new affiliate in Brazil

Scotiabank names new CEOs in Chile, Peru

Andean Central America Latin America

Diego Masola will take over the Canadian bank’s operations in Chile, while Francisco Sardón will run Peru

CAF appoints new head in Bolivia

CAF People Bolivia

South American development bank picks Florentino Fernández as its representative in the country

Camuzzi names new CFO

People Argentina Latin America

Claudio Encinas to take the post at the Argentine gas distributor