Roxana Barrantes is a member of the Board of Directors of the Central Reserve Bank of Peru since November 2021. She is a principal professor of Economics at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, director of the Master’s in Economics at that house of studies, and principal investigator of the Institute of Peruvian Studies (IEP). Barrantes has been head of the advisory cabinet of the Ministry of Energy and Mines (Minem), vice president of the Board of Directors of Petroperú, fulfilled functions in Ositran, Osiptel, Sunass and Indecopi, president of the Economic and Social Research Consortium (CIES), of the Permanent Seminar on Agrarian Research of Peru (SEPIA) and member of the Board of Directors of the Agency for Environmental Evaluation and Control (OEFA).
Barrantes has publications on issues of economic development and social and technological inequalities, economics of natural resources, evaluation of telecommunications infrastructure, and regulation of public services, among others. She holds a PhD in economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a bachelor of economics from the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru.
Barrantes was an event speaker at the Dialogue