Alberto Millan has more than ten years of experience harnessing science and finance to advance sustainable development. He is an expert on agriculture finance and climate finance, and currently works on exploring the intersections between both disciplines.
Prior to CIAT, he was an Agricultural Specialist in the World Bank Global Food and Agriculture Practice (GFADR), supported by the CCAFS program.
Before joining the World Bank in Washington, D.C., Alberto worked as a management consultant and a financial inclusion expert for several UN agencies. Prior to these, he worked for several INGOs on agriculture and financial inclusion based out of Europe, Africa and Asia.
He holds a BA and MA in Economics from Universidad Rey Juan Carlos de Madrid, Spain, an International Master in Microfinance from Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain, and a Diploma in Enterprise Development through Value Chains and Business Service Markets from ITC-ILO.