Carolina Soto, Member of the Board


  • Master's degree in Public Administration and Policy, Columbia University, 2002, New York
  • Master's degree in Economics, Universidad de Los Andes, 1997, Bogotá
  • Economist, Universidad de Los Andes, 1996, Bogotá

Work Experience

  • Member of the Board of Directors, Banco de la República (Central bank of Colombia) since July 2018
  • High Presidential Advisor for the Private Sector and Competitiveness, Presidency of the Republic of Colombia, November 2015-July 2018
  • General Deputy Minister, Ministry of Finance and Public Credit, March 2013-August 2015
  • Executive Deputy CEO, Federation of Colombian Insurers (Fasecolda), January 2010-September 2012
  • Economist for Colombia at the Andean Development Corporation (Corporación Andina de Fomento-CAF), April 2009-December 2009
  • General Director of the National Public Budget, Ministry of Finance and Public Credit, August 2006-April 2009
  • Director of Investment and Public Finance, National Planning Department (DNP), September 2005-August 2006
  • Deputy Director of Programming and Budget Tracking - Central Sector, National Planning Department (DNP), June 2003-September 2005
  • Advisor to the General Directorate of the National Planning Department (DNP), August 2002-June 2003
  • External Advisor for the Direction of Economic Studies, National Planning Department (DNP), April 2000-August 2000
  • Advisor to the Minister, Ministry of Transport, July 1999-March 2000
  • Researcher, Fedesarrollo, April 1997-June 1999
  • Research Assistant, Universidad de Los Andes, August 1996-April 1997


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