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economist , Publishing executive

DIEGO HIDALGO, Diplomat, Official. Chief, Africa Division, Development Finance Companies Department, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development. International Diploma Criminology, 62. Fund for Research & Investment for the Development of Africa.

Background

Hidalgo, Diego was born on November 5, 1942 in Madrid. Son of Diego and Gerda (Schnur) Hidalgo.

Education

School of Economy, University of Madrid, 5964. Law School, University of Madrid, 1959-1964, Licentiate in Law. Chase Manhattan Bank Spec Development Program(s), 1966.

Harvard Business School, 1966-1968, Master of Business Administration. Spoken languages: Spanish, English, French, Italian.

Career

Trainee Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, 1966. Young professional World Bank, Washington, 1968—1969, operations officer, 1969—1974, chief African division, 1974—1977. Chairman board FRIDA, London, since 1977, Paris, since 1977.

Managing director Alianza Editorial, Madrid, since 1983. Chairman Development Finance Consultant, London, since 1977. Director El Pais, Madrid, since 1981.

Founder Fund Research and Investment Development Africa Ltd., 1976. Vice president CEAR, 1985. Chairman board University Extremadura, 1986.

Second lieutenant Spanish Army, 1964-1965.

Membership

Fund for Research & Investment for the Development of Africa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    African economics developement. Flamenco & classical guitar, basketball, tennis, writing poetry.

Connections

Children: Marta, Silvia, Diego, Daniel, Daniel.

father:
Diego Hidalgo

mother:
Gerda (Schnur) Hidalgo

child:
Marta Hidalgo

child:
Silvia Hidalgo

child:
Diego Hidalgo

child:
Daniel Hidalgo

child:
Daniel Hidalgo