|President Michel Temer|
Full Name Ilan Goldfajn
|Preceded by Alexandre Tombini|
|Born March 12, 1966 (age 50)
Haifa, Israel (1966-03-12) |
Alma mater Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Education Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Books Does Monetary Policy Sta, Financial Market Contagio, Public Debt Indexation and Deno, Capital Flows and the Twin, Capital Flows to Brazil‑Th
Similar Henrique Meirelles, Alexandre Tombini, Arminio Fraga, Edmar L Bacha, Francesco Giavazzi
Ilan Goldfajn (born March 12, 1966) is a Brazilian-Israeli economist and the current President of the Central Bank of Brazil.
Born in Haifa, Israel, he graduated in Economics from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, received a master's degree from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro and a doctorate from MIT. He was appointed to the position of President of the Central Bank by Minister of Finance Henrique Meirelles on May 12, 2016.