Teodoro Petkoff is a Venezuelan politician, journalist, and economist. He has been a member of the Inter-American Dialogue since 2005.

Petkoff entered government in the 1980s upon his election to Venezuela’s National Assembly. From 1996 to 1999, he served as minister of coordination and planning under President Rafael Caldera. In 2000, Petkoff launched the newspaper Tal Cual. He remains the paper’s editor.