Albertina Meana joined IBP in September 2015 as Global Initiative for Fiscal Transparency (GIFT) Network Program Assistant. In her position she is responsible for a variety of administrative activities, including events coordination, program budget formulation and monitoring, and the preparation of financial proposals and reports to donors. She holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Buenos Aires. Prior to joining IBP, she held positions at multinational organizations performing leadership roles in corporate financial planning and financial analysis. In the academic area, she was Assistant Professor of Production Management at the University of Buenos Aires. She lives in Washington D.C. with her family since 2010.
Guerrero joined the Center’s International Budget Partnership in September 2009 and will be based at IBP-Mexico City. He is responsible for managing the Mentoring Government Capacity for Budget Transparency and Participation Program to help governments build transparency systems that identify and provide the information that civil society needs to participate in policy processes. From 2002 to 2009 Guerrero was one of the founding information commissioners of the Federal Institute of Access to Information in Mexico. Before that Guerrero was a full-time professor at the Center for Economic Research and Teaching (CIDE) in Mexico, where he specialized in public administration, budget transparency, and accountability and anti-corruption reforms. He completed his PhD in Political Science at the Institut d’Études Politiques (IEP) in Paris and holds two MAs one in Public Policy from IEP-Paris and another one in Economics and International Politics from SAIS of the Johns Hopkins University.