Carlos Alberto Bastón Maio


Carlos Alberto Bastón Maio serves as Legal Counsel for the FONPLATA - Development Bank since 2011.

He has over thirty-eight years of professional experience as an advisor to governmental administration and international organizations and associations linked to industry, services, foreign trade and regional integration.

He worked in programs and projects funded by multilateral lending agencies, fulfilling functions as a consultant, member of think tanks, technical advisor, counterparty or direct executor at various stages of preparation and design of operations, assessment of institutional capacities, coordination, technical management and implementation of projects, capital markets, reform of the state, business development of small and medium enterprises, migration, civil liberties, citizen security, justice, education and youth at risk.

Uruguayan citizen, Bastón is a Doctor in Law and Social Sciences from the National University of the Republic (Uruguay). member of the Civil Service and was a State Ministers advisor in Uruguay.