Get to know...CoST
CoST has a great international supporter base across government, industry and civil society. In our new ‘Get to Know’ feature, we’ll be introducing the people that are championing CoST’s vision of transparency and accountability in public infrastructure.
Get to know...Alfredo Cantero
To kick start the series, CoST spoke to Alfredo Cantero who joined the CoST Board in December 2015 following 18 months serving within the CoST Honduras Multi-Stakeholder Group (MSG) as a government representative.
Alfredo has worked extensively in the Honduran government and private sector, including in the Office of the President under the current administration of President Hernández (2014-2018) and the administrations of Presidents Ricardo Maduro (2002 - 2006) and Porfirio Lobo Sosa (2010 - 2014).
Alfredo explains in the interview that CoST serves as a mark of quality in procurement contracts and "you can be a small, developing country with limited resources but still successfully implement CoST and reap the benefits of a transparent infrastructure sector". Read more