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Henrik Franklin is the Andean and Southern Cone Hub Head in the Latin America and Caribbean Division. In this capacity, he manages the sub-regional office in Lima, Peru and coordinates a multi-disciplinary team responsible for the Fund’s engagement in Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. He serves as Country Director for Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela, including country programming, program management, policy dialogue, knowledge management and partnership building. Prior to this role, he served as Lead Portfolio Advisor in the Fund’s East and Southern Africa Division.
Before joining the Fund in 2014, Franklin served as Chief Quality Assurance Officer at the African Development Bank (AfDB). Prior to that, he worked on portfolio management in the AfDB’s field office in Mozambique. He has also worked as natural resources specialist at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) headquarters and field offices in Honduras and Ecuador, as well as for the European Commission in Vietnam.
Franklin holds a M.Sc. degree in Biology from Stockholm University. He is an Associate Certified Coach (International Coaching Federation).