Juan Carlos Medina, Regional Head – Latin America

Juan Carlos Medina

Regional Head – Latin America

Juan Carlos is based in Quito, Ecuador, where he was born and raised. He holds a Financial Engineering degree and counts 23 years’ experience in microfinance.  Juan Carlos started his journey in Banco Pichincha the biggest commercial bank in Ecuador as the first COO of CrediFE, its microfinance subsidiary in 1997. Following this, Juan Carlos gained regional Latin American exposure when he joined Accion International and FINCA, where he has been assigned to several projects in Central America and Mexico for eight years. Juan Carlos has also worked in commercials banks in Guatemala and Ecuador. His journey with VisionFund started in 2013 where he was appointed as Regional Head for Latin America, now in his 6th year of tenure.