Solange Berstein

Financial Policy Division


SOLANGE BERSTEIN JAUREGUI was appointed Director of the Financial Policy Division of the Central Bank of Chile in April 2017.

Ms. Berstein studied business administration at the University of Santiago, Chile. She holds a Master of Arts in economics from Ilades/Georgetown University and a PhD in economics from Boston University.

Berstein was a Senior Specialist in the pensions area at the Labor Markets and Social Security Unit of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). She served as Chile’s Superintendent of Pension Funds from 2006 to 2014, after previously working as Head of Research at the Superintendence of Pension Funds since 2003 to 2006. From 2001 to 2003, she was a senior economist in the Research Division of the Central Bank of Chile.

Ms. Berstein has had an eminent academic career. She has published numerous articles in academic journals and participated in a wide range of international conferences.

Her academic activities include teaching courses in the Master of Economics programs at the University of Chile and the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile.