Director General de Operaciones y Sistemas de Pagos BANXICO

Mr. Cortina is currently General Director of Operations and Payment Systems at Banco de México. His main responsibilities include the management of the foreign exchange assets of the bank, the conduction of monetary operations, the implementation of foreign exchange policy, and the operation and regulation of payment systems in Mexico. Although Mr. Cortina´s professional experience has been mainly at the central bank, he also spent three years (2004-2007) working as CFO of Sociedad Hipotecaria Federal developing the Mortgage Back Securities market in Mexico, and three years (2007-2010) working at the treasury of Banamex. Mr. Cortina holds an undergraduate degree in economics (ITAM) and an MBA from the University of Rochester.