HE Nadia Calviño
First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Economy and Digitalisation, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Digital Transformation (MINECO) Spain

HE Nadia Calviño

Nadia Calviño is currently First Vicepresident of Spain and Minister for Economy and Digitalization. She has recently been appointed Chair of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) of the International Monetary Fund with a two year mandate.

She holds a degree in Economics (1991) and a degree in Law (2001). She is also a career civil servant, member of the specialized public corps of the Spanish Administration.

She has been a member of the Spanish Government since June 2018. Before her return to Spain, she worked for 12 years in the European Commission, where she held top senior management positions as Deputy Director General for Competition for Mergers and Antitrust (Sep 2006 – Oct 2010), Deputy Director General for Financial Services (Nov 2010 – April 2014) and Director General in charge of the Budget (May 2014 – June 2018).

Before joining the European Commission in September 2006, she pursued her career as a civil servant in Spain within the Ministry for Economy in the areas of foreign trade, macroeconomic analysis and forecasting, economic policy and competition.