Paulo Nogueira Batista Jr.

Vice President of the New Development Bank
Former Executive Director of the International Monetary Fund

Paulo Nogueira Batista Jr.

Vice President of the New Development Bank

Former Executive Director of the International Monetary Fund

Biography

Well-known Brazilian economist, Paulo Nogueira Batista, Jr. was the Executive Director representing Brazil and ten other countries at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) from April 2007 to June 2015. Since July, he is Vice President for the New Development Bank, headquartered in Shanghai. Prior to joining the IMF, he served in Brazil as Secretary for Economic Affairs in the Ministry of Planning, as Advisor to the Minister for Finance on External Debt, and as Head of the Center for Monetary and International Economics Studies, Getúlio Vargas Foundation in Rio de Janeiro, among other positions.