January 27, 2020

NADB hires new Chief Financial Officer

  • Julio Zamora with over 30 years of experience in international financial markets joins NADB

San Antonio, Texas – The North American Development Bank (NADB) has hired Julio Zamora, a dual United States and Mexico citizen with over 30 years of experience in international financial markets, as its new Chief Financial Officer.

“We are pleased that Julio has joined our team,” stated Calixto Mateos-Hanel, NADB Managing Director. “After an international and competitive search, we brought Julio onboard as our new CFO and we are confident that with his vast experience in international markets, he will become an asset to advance the mission of NADB.”

Julio is a macro and strategic thinker who has managed portfolios, allocated assets, researched companies, countries and investment managers at global banks as well as investment boutiques. 

Prior to joining NADB, Julio was a Managing Director at Citi Research, where he was the Latin America Equity Strategist and Head of Mexico Research; led the investment strategy and allocation at the Torrey Funds, a $2.5 Billion fund of hedge funds; and worked as an equity research analyst and strategist at Morgan Stanley and UBS.

Mr. Zamora earned a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Anahuac University in Mexico City and a Master degree in International Finance and Banking from Columbia University, where he was a Fulbright scholar.

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 NADB is a financial institution established and capitalized in equal parts by the United States and Mexico for the purpose of financing environmental infrastructure projects along their common border. As a pioneer institution in its field, the Bank is working to develop environmentally and financially sustainable projects with broad community support in a framework of close cooperation and coordination between Mexico and the United States.