Carlos Narváez

Director of Agribusiness (a.i.), IDB Invest

Carlos is the acting Agribusiness Director at IDB Invest, which he joined in 2016. He is responsible for the strategy, business plan, client management and structuring of transactions for the agribusiness sector in Latin America and the Caribbean. His experience in the IDB Group has focused on the financing of companies of the agribusiness and manufacturing sectors in the region.

Before joining the IDB Group, he held senior positions in the investment and development banking areas. He was a Structured Finance Principal Investment Officer at the Development Bank of Latin
America (CAF) and Investment Banking Vice President at BBVA. While holding these positions, he closed over 50 corporate finance, project finance, debt capital market transactions, and participated
in operations for mergers and acquisitions in the energy, transportation, petroleum services, manufacturing, and agribusiness sectors.

Carlos earned a master’s degree in finance from Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración (IESA) and a professional degree in economics from Universidad Central de Venezuela.