Alejandro Werner

Alejandro Werner
  • Director, Western Hemisphere Department
    International Monetary Fund (IMF)

1990, BA in Economics, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México; PhD in Economics on Exchange Rate Target Zones and Stabilization Policies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 1987-88, Research Assistant, El Colegio de México; 1988, Research Assistant to Director of Research, Banco de México; 1988-90, Advisor to Undersecretary of Income, Secretaría de Hacienda y Crédito Público; 1994-95, Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Yale University; 1995-96, Economist, Research Department, International Monetary Fund; since 1997, part-time Professor, ITAM; 1996-98, Economist, Dirección de Investigación Económica, Banco de México; 1998-99, Manager, Economic Studies, then 1999-2003, Director, Economic Studies, Dirección General de Investigación Económica, Banco de México; Chief of Staff, Secretaría de Hacienda y Crédito Público; 2003-06: Head, Economic Policy, Secretaría de Hacienda y Crédito Público. Since December 2006, current position.