Banco Exterior, part of the IF Group, is a major private financial institution in Venezuela. Raul Baltar Estevez has been CEO of Banco Exterior since February 2008. From 2001 to 2007 he served as President and Chief Financial Officer of Banco Interamericano de Finanzas (Peru), also part of the IF Group. In addition, he has been the Director of the Banking Association of Venezuela since 2008. Prior to that he held a variety of positions in Banco Zaragozano and began his career as a consultant with Arthur Andersen (Spain), specialising in audits for the financial sector.
Mr. Estevez graduated in Economics and Business Administration from the Autonomous University of Madrid in 1987.