Carlos Herrera, PhD
The University of Nijmegen, PhD
The University of Manchester, MS
The University of Mobile, BS
The University of Nijmegen – The Netherlands
PhDc in Economics
The University of Manchester – United Kingdom
Master in International Economics and Development Studies (with honors)
Concentration in Public Policy and Management
The University of Mobile – United States of America
Bachelor of Science in Economics
Bachelor of Science in Finance
Financial Specialization & Project Management
TRADEX International, USA
Accredited International Stock Broker
University of Central America – Nicaragua
Postgraduate Diploma in Formulation and Evaluation of Projects
Presented by the Royal Netherlands Government for PhD in Economics
Presented by the Government of the Republic of Nicaragua in recognition for contribution towards the economic development of Nicaragua.
Best Rapid Result Initiative
Presented by the World Bank for initiative shown in improving methods of transferring national funds for municipal investments.
Presented by the Embassy of Japan for excellence and honorable performance.
Presented by the USA Government for BSc in Economics and Finance
University of Mobile, Partial LAC Scholarship
For BSc in Economics and Finance
Country work and research experience
Asia: India and Japan
Europe: Finland, Spain, the Netherlands and United Kingdom.
Latin America: Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Honduras, and Nicaragua
North America: USA
- Participated in Various Seminars & Conference Presentations (Harvard University, The World Bank, University of Utrecht, Spanish Agency for International Cooperation, Florida International University, United Nations, and the Japanese International Cooperation Agency, among others).
- Various publications on Economic Development, Macroeconomics, International Economics, Poverty, Investments and Financial Assessments.
- Holds an International Stock Broker License and has an overall product exposure throughout his career of over USD 1 billion.
The World Bank Group
MDB Capital Group, CAL, USA
Senior Investment Banking
University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Government of Nicaragua
Investment Advisor for the Nicaraguan Social Security Institute
Government of Nicaragua
Director of International Cooperation for the Nicaraguan Institute of Municipal Development
Inversiones de Nicaragua
Economic/ Investment Advisor to the Executive President of the Nicaraguan Stock Exchange Market
Embassy of Japan
Economic Analyst and Project Supervisor
Global Development Gateway, UK
Director-Economic Policy Sector
Business: From 2004 to 2006, He served as a member of the Board of Directors for the Nicaraguan Institute of Tourism, INTUR. Since 2007, He Co-Founded of two small businesses.
Traveling: He has travelled to over 35 countries.
Writing /Literature /books: Herrera, Carlos (2005) ‘Confidentes de una Noche’ Editorial ANAMA: Nicaragua
Herrera, Carlos (publishing stage—2015) ‘20 Agostos y 10 Octubres’ Editorial ANAMA: Nicaragua