2020 Infrastructure and Public Procurement Weeks


Bruno Carrasco

Chief of Governance Thematic Group, Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department
Asian Development Bank (ADB)


Bruno Carrasco first joined the Asian Development Bank in 1993 as a Young Professional. In 2003, he served as Principal Financial Economist in the South Asia Department. He became Director, South Asia Country Coordination and Regional Cooperation in 2008; Director, South Asia Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division in 2010; and was appointed Chief of Governance Thematic Group in 2019. During 2000-3, he was on leave and worked as Senior Economist at the European Central Bank. Mr. Carrasco has a Ph.D. in Economics from Essex University, United Kingdom, and a Master’s in Economics from the University of British Columbia. During his time as Director of Finance in South Asia he led important and innovative work on PPPs in India including a successful credit enhancement facility. As part of his current role as Chief of Governance he oversees the Quality Infrastructure Investment Agenda.