Janne Sevanto

IDB Invest
Division Chief Treasury

Janne Sevanto is the Treasurer of IDB Invest, the private sector arm of the IDB Group. He oversees the corporation’s funding, liquid asset management, local currency financing and its balance sheet management activities. Janne has over 20 years of experience in development finance across treasury, business and products areas. Prior to joining IDB Invest, Janne managed Treasury Client Solutions’ business for Latin America and the Caribbean for International Finance Corporation (IFC). He also worked at European Investment Fund (EIF) facilitating financing for small businesses in Europe through structured credit products and guarantees. Janne is a Finnish national with degrees in Industrial Engineering and Management from Tampere University and in Financial Engineering from Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley.