Results-driven executive with progressive management experience in banking, particularly in foreign exchange operations, including payment settlements, risk management, financial analysis, banks relationship and project development. SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS More than 20 years of management experience in banking, with a proven record of productivity, quality and integrity. Analytical and detail-oriented, able to identify and implement process improvements that increase accuracy, consistency and efficiency. An energetic team leader, able to communicate with people of different backgrounds, to work collaboratively to resolve problems and to motivate team members to achieve personal and organizational objectives. An informative and persuasive public speaker and presenter. Pursuing a Certified Financial Planner at Boston University
Manager of Foreign Exchange January 2006 to January 2009Banco Central de Venezuela － Caracas
Market Operations, Central Bank of Venezuela.
Direct responsible for execution of the foreign exchange policy Guided the management through successful conversion to new procedures in a variety of complex scenarios, as a consequence of the implementation of different foreign exchange regimes, resulting to enhance the central bank service to the banking sector.
Managed operations of buying/selling foreign currencies, with direct supervision of 60 team members, in a high pressure environment.
Met multiple daily deadlines for processing millions of dollar operations, ensuring proper routing, international settlements and statement rendering.
Prepared analytical reports aimed to the Vice-president and board of directors Managed prudential market regulations and risk assessment for the banking sector.
Deputy Manager of Foreign Exchange Operations January 2001 to January 2006
Direct Support to the manager, who reports to the Vice -president for International Operations,.
Direct responsible for the implementation of the auction system for foreign currency.
Head of Foreign Exchange Market January 1998 to January 2001Market Department
In charge of the front and back office activities derived from buying/selling foreign currencies in the high volume of interbank market,.
Project leader for the Foreign Exchange Interbank Operations System (developed by Bloomberg Service).
Financial Analyst January 1983 to January 1998Banco Central de Venezuela － Caracas
for the Department of Administration of Government Bonds and for the Foreign Exchange Market Operations.
MSc ( Econ) : International Economics Banking and Finance Mone, 1992University of Wales. Cardiff Business School. UK － Cardiff, Wales, UK
Teaching Post Graduated Course in International Finance. Universidad Metropolitana. Caracas Venezuela. ( 1994/1997) : 1983Economist. Universidad del Zulia. Maracaibo. Ven