Piero Ghezzi Solis

Minister of Production

The Republic of Peru

About

Piero Ghezzi Solís is the Minister of Production of Peru. Prior to assuming the role, Mr. Solís was the Head of Global Economics, Emerging Markets and Foreign Exchange Research and Managing Director at Barclays PLC, Research Division from July 2007 to 2013. He served as Head of Latin America Strategy at Deutsche Bank AG from 2004 to 2007. Mr. Solís was also an Executive Director of emerging market external debt strategy for the Andean region and Strategist at Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division. He joined the firm’s emerging markets research department in 1999. Prior to that, Mr. Solís served as an Assistant Professor of International Macroeconomics at Johns Hopkins University and a Macroeconomic Consultant for the Inter-American Bank for Development. He has also served as Head of Emerging Markets Research at JPMorgan Chase & Co. Dr. Ghezzi Solís holds an Advanced Studies Certificate from the Kiel Institute of World Economics in Germany. Mr. Solís holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Universidad del Pacífico in Peru.

Experience

  • Minister of Production

    The Republic of Peru