Martin Holtmann is Manager of the Digital Finance and Microfinance teams in IFC’s Financial Institutions Group.
Martin started in commercial banking with Deutsche Bank in Buenos Aires and then spent twelve years with IPC, a consulting firm specializing in MSME and bank management services, and the sponsor of the ProCredit Group. As Managing Director, Martin oversaw IPC’s operations in Eastern Europe and was also the Manager of EBRD’s Russia Small Business Fund. Prior to joining IFC, Martin was Lead Financial Specialist at CGAP, where he also managed the CGAP Technology Program.
Martin has been on the faculty of the Boulder Microfinance Training Program since 1996. He is a graduate of the L.B. Pearson United World College of the Pacific in Victoria, B.C., Canada, and holds Master’s degrees from Trier University (Economics) and Harvard University (Public Administration).