Manager, Finance & Administration, and Manager, Knowledge for Change Program
As DEC’s Manager for Finance and Administration, Mr. Olazo is lead advisor to the management team for business, unit strategy,resource and work program planning, as well as budgeting, monitoring and reporting, and internal controls. He heads DEC’s Resource Management group, is the KCP manager, and as such has the responsibility for resource mobilization for DEC. He was the Finance Manager for the Bank's special fund to address the Asian Financial Crisis, and more recently, prior to joining DEC, as Manager for Finance and Administration for the Bank's Finance and Private Sector Development Vice Presidency. Prior to joining the Bank, Mr. Olazo was a manager of a Citicorp affiliate in Manila. He holds an MBA from the University of the Philippines and Advanced Certificate from New Hampshire College.