• Organization TypeDevelopment Consulting
  • Staff6-25
  • Development Budget1 Million - 5 Million
  • HeadquartersSpain
  • Founded1980
DFC is an independent private firm of consultants, whose original and major specialisation is the development of the financial sector in emerging economies. The company is privately owned, based in Barcelona, and with extensive project references in advising the international financial sector including strategic and institutional aspects, public finance, assistance to the banks, sector policy issues, access to finance, organisation creation, capacity building and evaluation. DFC was founded in 1980 in response to a growing demand for expertise from the banking sector, financial institutions, governments and international agencies. Today, the company’s aim is to propose specialised expertise with advanced solutions for the different stages of the project or investment cycle from identification, preparation, through implementation and up to evaluation stage taking into account the specificity of each situation and the complexity of global integration. DFC has undertaken over 750 assignments in more than 140 countries in Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa and the Pacific.  Their staff has highly skilled professionals drawn from international banking and finance. Each senior staff has significant experience of working in the financial sector, including major banks and consultancy firms as Banco Santander Central Hispano, Lloyds Bank, the World Bank, the International Finance Corporation, the InterAmerican Development Bank, the European Investment Bank and KPMG. They each possess a wide-ranging experience in mature as well as developing markets which are in a state of transition.  Areas of Specialization DFC has over 30 years experience in the financial sector in emerging markets, focusing in particular on institutional development and overall policy and strategy. Types of Projects -Setting-up new institutions -Organisation and Performance Improvement -Restructuring and Privatisation -Programme and Institutional Evaluation -Strategy and Policies  Financial Sector Clients -Commercial and Investment Banks -Multilateral and Bilateral Financial Institutions -Supervisory Institutions -Governments -Specialised Financial Institutions  Functional Skills -Strategic Planning -Business Development -Corporate Governance and Organisation -Impact Assessment -Capacity Building -Risk Management -IT and Processes -Supervision and Regulation -Micro and SME Finance

Where is DFC SAU


Job openings over the past year

1Total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Adviser, Finance and Contracts
    Juan de Nova Island, Bassas da India, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Reunion, Mayotte, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Swaziland, South Africa, Namibia, Mozambique, Mauritius, Malawi, Madagascar, Lesotho, Comoros, Botswana, Angola

Staff at DFC SAU have experience in


  • development
  • private sector development
  • project support
  • economic policy
  • vocational training / workforce development


  • ec


  • spain
  • mexico
  • senegal
  • gabon


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

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Company Offices
  • Spain (headquarters)
  • Barcelona
  • Balmes 89 - 91, 7ª 5º


Primary sectors

Private Sector Development
Personnel / Human Resources
Economic Policy
Monitoring / Evaluation
Financial Services
Project Support
Architecture / Design

Contract Awards

Financial Sector Support Project

World Bank Group
18 Apr 2015

Formulation mission for the programme ''MPRENDE - Promoting Women Entrepreneurs''

EC - Directorate General International Cooperation and Development (DEVCO - EuropeAid)
1 Jul 2011

Politica Sectorial y Nuevo Modelo Regulatorio de Agua y Saneamiento

EC - Directorate General International Cooperation and Development (DEVCO - EuropeAid)
1 Jul 2011


EC - Directorate General International Cooperation and Development (DEVCO - EuropeAid)
1 Jul 2011

Assessment of sector strategies; drafting Action Fiche and TAPs for sector budget support: Jordan PFM 2010

EC - Directorate General International Cooperation and Development (DEVCO - EuropeAid)
1 Jul 2011