Matthew Fowler was appointed Chief of the Office of Institutional Integrity (OII) as of October 1, 2023. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Fowler served in several leadership roles in OII including overseeing integrity risk management in private sector operations and anti-money laundering compliance for IDB activities. Mr. Fowler joined the IDB in 2009 as a Private Sector Integrity Officer in OII.
Mr. Fowler is a U.S. attorney specialized in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and anticorruption compliance. Before joining the IDB, he worked for 2 years as in-house FCPA counsel for a Fortune 50 company, and 8 years working on FCPA and other international matters for private U.S. law firms.
Mr. Fowler, a U.S. citizen, holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan Law School and was a Fulbright Scholar in Developmental Economics at the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Spanish from Nebraska Wesleyan University.
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