Ignacio Carballo

Ignacio Carballo

Director, Alternative Finance

An economist with a broad academic foundation in research, Ignacio has worked in Alternative Finance and Financial Technology (Fintech) for Development for more than 15 years.
At PCMI, Ignacio executes consulting engagements for the world’s most innovative institutions, assisting them in constructing a more inclusive and responsible financial system while simultaneously leading the competitive market.
Prior to joining PCMI, Ignacio led several research projects for private, public, and multilateral organizations. Ignacio has a range of certifications for microfinance and digital financial inclusion and is also the Director at the Center of Alternative Finance at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Argentina.
In 2023 Ignacio received his doctorate in social sciences from the Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales. He also has a Master’s degree in microfinance from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, another Master’s degree in economic history from the University of Buenos Aires and a B.A. in economics from the University of Buenos Aires.​
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