The bio below comes from a published article and may now be dated.
Leonor Filardo is an international financial planner and independent consultant, member of the board of directors and various committees of one of the most important banks in Venezuela, and a member of the CEDICE Academic Committee. She earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Universidad Católica Andrés Bello and a diploma in international trade and a master’s degree in international economics from the University of Surrey. She has served as vice president of the Central Bank of Venezuela, as an executive director of the World Bank, as an IMF alternate executive director, and as Banco Caracas Finance executive vice president. She is coauthor of several books on the Venezuelan economy, including Para Rehacer a Venezuela (1998), Misión Riqueza (2007), and Constitución, Socialismo y Mercantilismo en América Latina (2008). Her email address is email@example.com.