Ricardo Laiseca is Head of Global Innovation & Analytics and Head of Global Sustainability Office at BBVA.
He was Head of Global Finance of BBVA Corporate and Investment Banking from 2015 to 2019. Previously, he was COO of BBVA Corporate and Investment Banking from 2013 to 2015. He was also Head of BBVA Global Markets and Head of BBVA Corporate and Investment Banking Europe from 2006 to 2013. With more than 25 years of experience in banking, he is a founder member of the Association for Financial Markets in Europe, AFME.
Graduated from the University of the Basque Country with a First in Economics and Third National Award, post-graduate studies at the Catholic University of Leuven, Master in Finance from the Center for Monetary and Financial Studies, MBA from IE Business School and PDG from IESE Business School.
He was a member of the Board of Directors of Altura Markets (Chairman), Asociacion de Mercados Financieros, Spanish Stock Exchanges and Markets BME, British Hispanic Foundation, Grupo CIMD, Europea de Titulizacion, MEFF, MTS Amsterdam, MTS Spain, Proxima Alfa Investments, SENAF, Spanish Chamber of Commerce in the United Kingdom, and a Advisory Board member of EUREX Bonds.