Financial Market Infrastructures and Payments
Faith Stewart joined the IMF in February 2016 as a Resident Advisor in Financial Market Infrastructures and Payments serving two Regional Technical Assistance Centers: AFRITAC South (AFS) and East-AFRITAC (AFE). She is based at AFE in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. For the past 8 years Faith has worked as an international consultant, with the IMF and other multilateral institutions, supporting financial market infrastructure development and capacity building initiatives in Africa and Southeast Asia. As a former commercial banker and central banker, she has significant experience in both the policy and operations aspects of financial market and financial sector development. During her tenure at the Bank of Jamaica, she successfully led Jamaica’s national payments system reform agenda, spearheading the implementation of the systems and the supporting legal and institutional framework.