Regional Director, Latin America & the Caribbean
Centre for International Private Enterprise
As Regional Director at CIPE, John Zemko has worked on a variety of themes pertinent to the region, including the establishment of good governance and anticorruption strategies. He has worked extensively on establishing better corporate governance standards in the region and most recently has spearheaded an initiative to promote better governance standards within state-owned enterprises in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico. Prior to joining CIPE, John was a senior consultant with PriceWaterhouseCoopers and was the editor of the Economist Intelligence Unit in New York. He has a master’s degree from Columbia University in international business and a bachelor’s degree in political science and Latin American studies from the University of California at Riverside.