Fernando Jiménez Latorre is a Director in NERA’s Antitrust and Competition Practice. He has extensive experience in antitrust and merger control cases in the EU, as well as antitrust damage cases, with a focus on the EU, Spain, and other European jurisdictions. Mr. Jiménez’s experience spans a wide range of industries including energy, telecommunications, retail, and media. He has given expert testimony to administrative and court authorities, including the International Court of Arbitrage, and has advised Latin American competition authorities. Prior to rejoining NERA, Mr. Jiménez was an Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund and at the World Bank in Washington, DC. As a Board Member of both institutions, he supervised and guided management on issues such as multilateral and bilateral economic coordination, financial systemic risks, and special research papers. At the World Bank, he also advised the Board in addressing poverty challenges in emerging markets and developing economies using the identification of solutions through public and private financing and technical assistance.