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Chief of Party Asdrubal Negrete Lebette

Asdrubal Negrete Lebette brings with him over 25 years of experience in microfinance, credit risk analysis, financial inclusion, and financial services information systems. Currently the chief of party of the USAID Colombia Rural Finance Initiative, Mr. Lebette works with banks, anchor firms, and producers to design and pilot innovative value chain finance mechanisms to help small and medium producers access credit. Prior to Chemonics, he spent two decades in Colombia’s financial sector spearheading business operations and portfolio development at Opportunity International. Mr. Lebette has a B.S. in systems engineering from the Universided Piloto de Colombia, a certificate in financial administration from the Escuela de Administacion de Negocios in Bogota, and an M.B.A from the Universidad Externado de Colombia.