Pier Luigi Gilibert is the Chief Executive of the European Investment Fund (EIF), a position he has held since March 2014. Previously, he was Director General of Directorate for operations in the European Union and Candidate Countries at the European Investment Bank (EIB). Prior to that, he was EIB’s Director General of the Risk Management Directorate from 2003 to 2010, Head of Division and Director of the Credit Risk Department from 1996 to 2003, Head of Division, Financial Research Department from 1987 to 1996, and an Economist in the Financial Research Department from 1984 to 1987. Gilibert has also worked as an economist in the Research and International Departments of Banca Commerciale Italiana in Milan. He holds degrees in Economics from University of Turin in Italy and University of Rochester in the United States.