Brazil's former treasury secretary to join BTG Pactual

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Mansueto Almeida will become chief economist at the investment bank in January next year

Emerald Peak names new partners

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US-based private equity firm hires former World Bank and IDB executives as it raises $150 mln LatAm fund

Banco do Brasil CEO asks to leave in August

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Rubem Novaes, a proponent to privatize the state-owned lender, plans to steps down next month

CORRECTED: IDB sets date for delayed annual meeting  

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DC- based development bank also says it will name a new president in Septmeber

SMBC names new heads in LatAm

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Japanese bank promotes Luis Fernando Perdigón to head of the region and puts David González in charge of project finance

PODCAST: Pandemic exposes LatAm's past complacency, says World Bank VP  

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New LAC head for multilateral lender says the region has an opportunity to rethink the future

Iguá Saneamento appoints new CEO

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Former CEO Gustavo Guimarães oversaw restructuring of company after debt-to-equity negotiations and rebranding

Brazil's Itaú names Pimentel head of LatAm region

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Pimentel will oversee bank operations in Argentina, Paraguay, and Uruguay from Brazil.

PODCAST: Gloria Nelund  

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Gloria Nelund, chairman and chief executive officer of Manhattan Beach, California-based impact investment firm TriLinc Global talks impact investing

PODCAST: Ted Levinson  

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Ted Levinson, chief executive officer and founder of Portland, Oregon-based Beneficial Returns, talks impact investing with LatinFinance

Brazil throws support behind US nominee for IDB head  

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Treasury Department puts forth Mauricio Claver-Carone to replace Luis Moreno at the DC-based development bank

IFC names new managers in Central America, Caribbean  

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Sanaa Abouzaid will run the multilateral lender's operations from Panama City, while Judith Green takes the helm in Santo Domingo

CCR, JBS appoint new executives

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Brazilian infrastructure company completes a nearly nine-month search for a new head, while Pilgrim's Pride picks an interim CEO

Embraer names new head of commercial division

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Brazilian aircraft manufacturer appoints Arjan Meijer to reintegrate the commercial aviation business following the failed venture with Boeing

Brazil's OEC names new CEO

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Odebrecht's construction division promotes Marco Siqueira as the new head