Roberto Baquerizo is managing director of ProVentures. He served as governor of the Central Bank of Ecuador from 1992 to 1993. Baquerizo has been a member of the Inter-American Dialogue since 1995 and sits on the Board of Directors. Baquerizo has held several senior operational management positions in the automobile, housing, and agricultural industries. He was CEO of the Bonita Banana Company and served as director of International Minerals Corporation from 2007 to 2013. Baquerizo holds a master’s degree in public administration from Columbia University, a master’s degree in education from Antioch University, and a bachelor’s degree from Catholic University.