Eduardo Aninat is Commercial Engineer from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and Doctor in Economics from Harvard University.
He served as official negotiator of Chile’s foreign debt in the government of President Patricio Aylwin (1990) and served as finance minister during the government of President Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle (1994-1999). He was Deputy General Director of the International Monetary Fund in Washington DC (2000-2003) and appointed Ambassador of Chile in Mexico during the administration of President Ricardo Lagos Escobar.
He has been a consultant for international financial organizations such as the World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank.
He has worked as a professor in several universities (Harvard Law School, Boston University, Autonomous University of Cordoba, among others). He is currently a professor at the Universidad del Desarrollo and the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. Essayist and author of a fiction novel (2014)
He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Center for Financial Stability (CFS), in New York, and is a consultant at the Harvard School of Public Health on issues of economics and health. He also supports the Latin American Growth Fund as a professional consultant in Chile and Colombia, is a member of the board of directors of the Arturo López Pérez Foundation (FALP) and until April 2019 worked for 4 years as a member of the bank’s board of directors. Scotiabank, Chile.