Manager, Andean Country Group
Tomás Bermúdez, a dual Venezuelan and Colombian citizen, is the Manager of the Andean Group Country Department at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) since July 2020. He is also the IDB Country Representative in Peru.
Mr. Bermudez was the IDB Representative in Mexico (2018-2020), Trinidad and Tobago (2015-2018), and Panama (2011-2015). As such, he managed the Bank's sovereign and non-sovereign portfolio, as well as technical assistance initiatives in each country. Previously, he served as head of Equity Investments and as manager of the IIC-China Equity Fund of the Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC, now IDB Invest), part of the IDB Group.
Before joining the IDB Group, Mr. Bermudez was Vice-President of Debt Capital Markets for BBVA Securities in New York. Mr. Bermudez holds a BA and an MBA from American University in Washington, D.C.