Ignacio del Busto
Ignacio leads the Johannesburg office, where he oversees operations and client development in South Africa.
Ignacio del Busto is a Senior Manager at IDinsight, based in Johannesburg, South Africa.
In his current role, Ignacio leads the Johannesburg office, where he oversees operations and client development in South Africa. Previously, Ignacio was based in the IDinsight Lusaka office. Among others, Ignacio has managed a formative evaluation with the Millennium Challenge Account to improve access to sanitation in Lusaka, and an engagement with Technoserve to test innovations in African agribusiness to enhance business profitability and farmers’ livelihoods.
Prior to joining IDinsight, Ignacio worked at the World Bank in lending operations and applied economic research to enhance financial inclusion and business innovation in Latin American countries.
Ignacio holds a master’s degree with a specialization in Development Economics from the Fletcher School at Tufts University and a Licenciatura in Business and Economics from Universidad Pontificia Comillas-ICADE.