Highlighted former director: Mauricio Perfetti del Corral

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Highlighted former director: Mauricio Perfetti del Corral

He was the executive director of CRECE between 2000 and 2005 and is currently the director of the National Administrative Department of Statistics of Colombia (DANE). He is an economist whose career has been between socioeconomic research and the public sector.
The areas of work in which he has excelled are the Sector Deputy Director of the National Planning Department (DNP), Vice minister of basic and secondary pre-school education, the Ministry of National Education, executive director of the Manuel Mejía Foundation, the National Federation of Coffee Growers, government advisor on coffee affairs at the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit, presidential advisor for The Presidency of the Republic.

He holds a doctoral studies in economics from the University of Sussex, with a master’s degree in economics from the Universidad los Andes, as well as a master’s degree in Latin American public policy from Oxford and an undergraduate in economics from the University of Medellin.