Economist from Universidad del Pacífico, in Lima-Perú, with a Master’s Degree in Financial Engineering from Universidad Alcalá de Henares in Spain. He also won a fellowship from Carolina Foundation to do post graduate studies of Expert in Financial Institutions Management at Spanish Savings Banks Foundation (FUNCAS) in Spain and he has completed the CFO’s Executive Program at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in USA.
He has participated in various international forums and internships at the World Bank (WB), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Latin American Reserve Fund (FLAR), among others; and as a speaker in international conferences and forums. Mr. Olivares is currently General Director of Public Treasury in the Ministry of Economy and Finance in Peru. In addition, he is also a board member of Corporación Financiera de Desarrollo (COFIDE) and Banco de la Nación representing the Ministry of Economy and Finance. He was also a board member of Banco Agropecuario (Agrobanco) and SEDAPAL S.A.
He previously worked as Director at Directorate of Financial Markets Management, General Directorate of Debt and Public Treasury in the Ministry of Economy and Finance and before this as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Investment Officer (CIO) at Fondo MIVIVIENDA in Perú. He also worked as a Supervisor at the Peruvian Banking and Insurance and Retirements Funds Superintendence (SBS).
Mr Olivares has an extensive professional experience working in prestigious companies in the public and private sector in Perú, with deep knowledge in risk management, investment management, corporate finance, capital markets and financial regulation. He has been Delegate at the Annual Meetings of the World Bank (WB) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Chairman of the Steering Committee of the Debt Group of Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC DEBT GROUP - BID), Alternate Governor of the Republic of Peru at the Assemblies of Governors of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) and Alternate Director of the Forum of Governmental Treasurers of Latin America (FOTEGAL).