Carmen Retegan

Vice-chair of the Board of Trustees

Carmen Retegan is CEO and Chairman of the Board of Verida Credit, a mortgage company in Romania founded by ABN/RBS and Citigroup. A senior professional with extensive expertise in local and international financial and capital markets, Ms. Retegan has solid experience structuring a wide variety of debt and equity transactions. As an entrepreneurial business leader, she has created new, innovative financing structures and has been involved in regulatory initiatives with private and governmental partner institutions. Ms. Retegan has served as a director of Banca Transilvana since 2010. Her connection to the Romanian-American Foundation (RAF) extends back to her tenure as CEO of Domenia Credit. This was the first non-bank mortgage company in Romania and was established by the Romanian-American Enterprise Fund, the predecessor of RAF.