Global Outcomes

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Global Outcomes began operations in Buenos Aires, Argentina
in 2008 and shifted its primary base of activities to Washington,
DC in 2013. The founders and managing partners of Global
Outcomes are:

Michael Matera

Broad policy experience over 24 years as a senior U.S. diplomat, including most recently as Chargé d´Affaires and Deputy Chief of Mission in Argentina;

Executive Director for U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Robert Zoellick;

U.S. State Department Director for Brazil and Southern Cone Affairs;

National Security Council Director for Central Asia, Caucasus and Caspian Energy Issues;

Economic and Financial Section Chief at U.S. Embassy Moscow during the 1998 financial crisis;

Other Washington-based assignments on Japan, Korea and Syria and overseas posts in Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates and Uzbekistan;

MA in Economics, Stanford University; MBA in International Finance, UCLA; MA in Russian Studies and Foreign Policy, Johns Hopkins University (SAIS);

Fluent English, Spanish, Russian, familiarity with Arabic, French, Italian.


Silvina Vatnick

Extensive international experience over a 20 year policy and project management career at the World Bank with assignments on Brazil, Venezuela, Uzbekistan, Nigeria, and Russia during the 1998 financial crisis;

Co-founder and President of the Board of the Center for Financial Stability(CEF), a leading think tank and forum for public-private sector discussion;

Senior Advisor to Secretary of Finance in Argentina's Economy Ministry and to Central Bank Chairman (2000-2002);

Board member of Hidroelectrica Piedra del Aguila and Caja de Valores;

Senior Analyst U.S. Federal Mortgage National Corporation (FannieMae);

Lic. in Economics, University of Buenos Aires, MA in Economics, CEMA; MPhil./PhD (abd) in Economics, Columbia University; Management of Financial Institutions, Stern School of Business, New York University;

Fluent Spanish, English, Portuguese, familiarity with French, Italian, Russian