IESE’s latest seed capital fund, Finaves V, has made its first investment, supporting fintech start-up Marketpay, co-founded by alumnus Ricard Forn (MBA '01). Marketpay enables secure escrow payments in the sharing economy.
For IESE students and alum with a new venture in need of funding, Finaves may be your solution!
Thirteen members of the MBA Class of 1967 were on the Barcelona campus recently to celebrate the 50th anniversary of their graduation. The alumni, part of the second MBA class to graduate from IESE, toured the North and South campuses, had lunch and met with Dean Franz Heukamp. Congratulations!
FOOD FOR THOUGHT
Whether it’s Brexit, the Arab Spring or the Trump presidency, recent geopolitical events have shaken many companies. But they need not have. In his new book, Prof. Mike Rosenberg argues that companies should approach geopolitics in a similar way as they do assets. By identifying fixed, semi-fixed and current aspects, companies will be better prepared for change in the countries where they operate.