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.

Eduardo Hecker | Member of the Board (Presidential Appointment subject to Senate Confirmation)

He holds an undergraduate degree in Economics from the School of Economic Sciences, Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA).

He served as President of Banco de la Nación Argentina (BNA), the National Securities Commission (Comisión Nacional de Valores, CNV), and Banco de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires. Previously, he served as Secretary of Economic Development of the City of Buenos Aires; and as Director of the Center for Production Studies of the Argentine Secretariat of the Industry, Trade and Mining.

He is the Director of the specialization course in Bank Management at Universidad Nacional de La Matanza (UNLAM).

Eduardo Hecker