Claudia Figueroa is an economist with 10+ years of experience in multilateral organizations, public sector, and academia. Her experience combines monitoring and evaluation of development programs and corporate policies, applying qualitative and quantitative evaluation methods, and using international evaluation standards (OECD DAC EvalNet, ECG, UNEG).
Claudia joined the Office of Evaluation and Oversight of the Inter-American Development Bank (OVE-IDB) in 2016. Her work has included country, sector, corporate, and project-level evaluations, as well as the development of the evaluation policy framework (approved by the Executive Boards), the follow-up of evaluation recommendations, and comparative studies of various evaluation offices from multilateral and bilateral organizations, and from United Nations agencies. Claudia has coordinated OVE's evaluation capacity-building team in Central America and has been peer reviewer of reports from OVE and from other organizations.
Claudia has bachelor's and master's degrees in economics from the Pontificia Universidad Católica from Chile and a master's degree in public policy from the University of Chicago.