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Board of Directors | Duties

The Board decides on the Bank’s monetary and financial policy implementation. It takes part in decisions affecting the monetary and foreign exchange markets; sets general policies related to economic regulations and to financial system growth; establishes the denominations and characteristics of bills and coins; authorizes the opening of new financial or foreign exchange institutions and revokes their authorization to operate, and establishes the rules for the Bank’s organization and management.

It also performs all other duties assigned to him by BCRA Charter Sections 14 and 15.

Guillermo Hang | Member of the Board (Presidential Appointment subject to Senate Confirmation)

He holds an undergraduate degree in Economics from the School of Economic Sciences, Universidad Nacional de La Plata (2009).

He performed different duties in the Argentine Ministry of Economy. He was an advisor at the Minister Unit (2012-2013; 2019-2020). He worked at the National Bureau of Public Investment, Bureau of Models and Forecasts, and National Bureau of Development Strategies, all of them within the scope of the Economic Policy Secretariat (2008-2010; 2014-2016).

He was an advisor for IBRD (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development), World Bank; Public Works and Housing, Argentine Ministry of the Interior (2016-2017); and United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Argentine Ministry of Economy (2008).

He was a researcher and visiting researcher at the Economic and Financial Center for Development of Argentina (CEFID-AR, 2010-2015) and wrote papers for different research centers. He also offered freelance consulting services for the private and public sectors (2016-2019).