Chief Economist Itau Unibanco.
Founding partner Ciano Consulting and former director of Instituto de Estudos de
Política Econômica (IEPE-CdG), a Brazilian think tank (2006-2009).
Former deputy governor at the Central Bank of Brazil (2000-2003).
Previously, founding partner of Ciano Investimentos, a hedge fund based in Brazil
Work experience includes partner at Gávea Investimentos (2003-2006), partner at
Galanto Consultoria (1999-2000), professor of graduate courses in International
Finance and Macroeconomics at PUC-Rio (1999-2008), economist at the IMF (1996-
1999) and assistant professor at Brandeis University (1995-1996).
Mr. Goldfajn has written several academic and policy related papers and acted as
consultant to various parties (World Bank, United Nations, IDB, Brazilian Government
He has a PhD from M.I.T in Economics, an undergraduate degree from UFRJ, and a
Master degree from PUC in Rio de Janeiro.