Luis Manuel Garcia
Director of Finance
Luis Manuel Garcia Lopez, was born in Bilbao, Spain, and he earned degrees in economics from universities in Bilbao (Spain) and in Lille (France) with PhD courses in International Economy in the Basque Country University.
He began his career as treasurer and accountant for two regional associations in Spain, and then became a financial adviser of Bilbao Vizcaya Bank. He began working for Action Against Hunger in 1997 as the financial and administrative coordinator of our mission in Haiti, and two years later became the financial and administrative missions supervisor for ACF- Spain, Madrid Headquarters. In January 2001, he assumed the financial management of all Madrid headquarters missions.
He has been Field Finance Controller and Grants Director at our New York headquarters since 2006 and became the Director of Finance in 2012. Mr. Garcia Lopez speaks English, Spanish, French, Basque, and Creole.