Philippe Le Houérou
Chief Executive Officer, IFC
Philippe Le Houérou is Chief Executive Officer of IFC. Since joining IFC in March 2016, Mr. Le Houérou has led the organization’s efforts to create new markets in developing countries. Prior to his arrival at IFC, Mr. Le Houérou was Vice President for Policy & Partnerships at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and held a number of key positions at the World Bank. He holds an MBA from Columbia University and a Ph.D in Economics from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris.