Romario Alves has 35 years of experience in the global corporate banking industry. Before to joining IDB Invest, he worked for Banco Real, ABN AMRO, RBS and Bank of America in financial products, trade and supply chain, treasury, operations and credit, and as CCO of a Fintech company. He is specialized in transactional banking product and sales, relationship banking, and commercial leadership. Romario holds a degree in business and accounting from Universidad Pontificia Catolica de MG in Brazil, an MBA from London University Madrid, and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) from Conselho Regional de Contabilidade de Minas Gerais. He is also a certified transformational coaching from the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and the Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM).