Francisco is a Principal in theOpportunities for the MajorityOffice at the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), based in Washington DC. He currently leads the preparation of various transactions involving the financing of BoP projects in leading and innovative companies in Latin America and the Caribbean. Prior to joining the Bank, Francisco was the Director of theCenter for Economic Developmentat the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá, the leading economic think tank and research institution in Colombia, and consulted for various international organizations.The views expressed in this blog contribution do not necessarily reflect those of the IADB.
The following article by Guest Writer Francisco Mej?a first appeard in MajorityMarkets.org. It’s part of a larger conversation that has started about the role of the private sector in Haiti’s reconstruction.