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Fields of Specialization
green infrastructure finance; water utility reform; public-private partnerships; infrastructure finance
Water and Energy, East Asia and Pacific Department, World Bank
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Last updated January 31, 2023
Mr. Aldo Baietti is the Lead Infrastructure Specialist in the East Asia Region of the World Bank. He has 35 plus years of international experience, focusing his work on financing, reform and private sector participation of infrastructure sectors. Recently, he has focused his work on accelerating green investments and developed a new framework entitled “A Public Private Partnership Approach to Climate Finance”. Some of his more notable projects include the successful Privatization of Subic Naval Base in the Philippines, the privatization and the restructuring of the telecommunications and energy sectors in El Salvador, and the privatization of more than 7,000 small scale enterprises in Kazakhstan. He has authored a number of best practice publications on water and renewable energy financing and on private infrastructure. Before the World Bank, Mr. Baietti held various potions in executive management, consulting and financial advisory services, including Senior Manager at Coopers & Lybrand's International Division, Partner at the financial advisory service firm of Corporate Finance Associates and the CFO of an environmental management company in Washington, DC.