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bank executive , Uruguayan government official

Enrique V. Iglesias, bank executive, former Uruguayan government official. Achievements include chairman of the conference that launched the Uruguay Round of international trade negotiations in Punta del Este, Uruguay, in 1986. These negotiations led to the creation of the World Trade Orgn. Recipient of many honorary academic degrees and professional awards, Prince of Asturias award, 1982.

Background

Iglesias, Enrique V. was born on July 26, 1930 in Asturias, Spain.

Education

Doctor in Economics and Administration, University de Montevideo, 1953. Graduate Economics and Business Administration, University Republic Uruguay, 1953. Juris Doctor (honorary), Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, 1991.

Degree (honorary), University Autonoma Guadalajara, Mexico, 1994. Degree (honorary), Candido Mendes University Systems, Rio de Janeiro, 1994. Degree (honorary), Southeast University, 2000.

Career

Managing director Union de Bancos del Uruguay, 1954-1962. Technical director National Office of Planning, Uruguay, 1962-1966. President Center Bank, Uruguay, 1966-1968.

Minister foreign relations Uruguay, 1985-1988. President Inter-American Development Bank, Washington, 1988—2005. General secretary Ibero-Am, General Secretariat, Madrid, since 2005.

Executive secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbbean (ECLAC), 1972-1985. Secretary general United Nations conf on New and Renewable Sources of Energy, Nairobi, Kenya, 1981. Professor University Republican, chairman economic development, director Institute Economics, 1952-1967.

Member Board Latin American Social Sciences Council. Board trustees Institute for Iber-American Cooperative, Spain.

Achievements

  • Achievements include chairman of the conference that launched the Uruguay Round of international trade negotiations in Punta del Este, Uruguay, in 1986. These negotiations led to the creation of the World Trade Orgn.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

Son of Isabel Garcia de Iglesias.

father:
Isabel Garcia Iglesias