Antoni
García Prat

Senior Lecturer of Accounting and Control

• Master of Science in Health Services Administration, Harvard University
• Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, University of Barcelona

Antoni García Prat is a Senior Lecturer in the Accounting and Control Department of IESE Business School. He is a specialist in the healthcare industry, in which he has held top managerial positions, both in the public and private sectors.

Prof. García Prat earned his M.Sc. in health services administration from Harvard University. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Barcelona.

He has conducted extensive consulting work in this field in Spain, Latin America and Eastern European countries on behalf of local governments, the European Commission and the World Bank. He has served as administrative manager of the Hospital del Sagrat Cor of Barcelona (350 beds) and the University of Barcelona Hospital (1,000 beds). He has also held senior executive positions within the Department of Health of the Generalitat de Catalunya (the Catalan Autonomous Government), as both manager of the health services of the city of Barcelona and CEO of the Catalan Institute of Health, a healthcare provider with a large primary care and hospital network that staffs over 30,000 employees.

Prof. García Prat is currently CEO of the Josep Carreras International Leukemia Foundation, a non-profit organization based in Barcelona with affiliate branches in Germany, Switzerland and the United States.

He is the author of numerous articles and book chapters on healthcare management and financing. Recent examples include the two chapters he contributed to Gestión en el sector de la salud, Vol. 2, Elementos de gestión en las instituciones (Health Sector Management Vol. 2: Aspects of Institutional Management), edited by Jaume Ribera, José A. Gutiérrez Fuentes and Magda Rosenmöller and published in 2006.

Areas of interest

* Comparative health systems
* Decentralization of health systems
* Hospital management
* Financial, cost and responsibility accounting

Publications

Articles in other publications

SUÁREZ, J. L., GARCÍA PRAT, A. (1998). Posibilidades de la titulización: Un recorrido internacional. Bolsa de Madrid (71), pp. 24 - 29.

Edited books

RIBERA, J., ROSENMÖLLER, M., GARCÍA PRAT, A., ET AL. (2002). Managing health systems for better health: The stewardship function of health ministries. Barcelona: Estudios y Ediciones IESE.

Book Chapters

YOUNG, D., GARCÍA PRAT, A. (2006). La contabilidad financiera. En Jaume Ribera, José A. Gutiérrez Fuentes, Magda Rosenmöller (Eds.), Gestión en el sector de la salud. Vol. 2: Elementos de gestión en las instituciones (pp. 159 - 199). Madrid: Pearson-Prentice Hall.
YOUNG, D., GARCÍA PRAT, A. (2006). Contabilidad de gestión. En Jaume Ribera, José A. Gutiérrez Fuentes, Magda Rosenmöller (Eds.), Gestión en el sector de la salud. Vol. 2: Elementos de gestión en las instituciones (pp. 249 - 274). Madrid: Pearson-Prentice Hall.
GARCÍA PRAT, A. (1988). Gestión económica. En Miguel Ángel Asenjo Sebastián (Ed.), Gestión hospitalaria. Barcelona: Eurosystems.

Cases

GARCÍA PRAT, A., MENDICUTE J., LANGER N., FAUS, J. (2003). Diagonal Mar (A). IESE, F-754.
GARCÍA PRAT, A., PRAT MORA, L., FAUS, J. (2003). Monquimic, S.A.. IESE, F-743.
GARCÍA PRAT, A., PRAT MORA, L., FAUS, J. (2003). Monquimic, S.A.. IESE, F-743-E.
VICENTE R.,, GARCÍA PRAT, A. (2002). El desarrollo de la función de compra de servicios de salud en la Secretaría de Estado de Salud de Sao Paulo. IESE, P-1041.
CERCONE J.,, MÁRQUEZ G., GARCÍA PRAT, A. (2002). Introducción de los Grupos de Diagnóstico Relacionado (GDR) como instrumento de gestión clínica. IESE, P-1048.

Technical Notes

MARTÍ, C., GÓMEZ, S., GARCÍA PRAT, A. (2003). El proceso de evaluación de las personas. IESE, DPN-52.
MARTÍ, C., GÓMEZ, S., GARCÍA PRAT, A. (2003). The Process of People Assessment. IESE, DPN-52-E.
MORENO S.,, GARCÍA PRAT, A., QUINTANILLA, J. (2002). El teletrabajo y sus implicaciones en la empresa. IESE, DPN-53.
GARCÍA PRAT, A., GÓMEZ, S. (2001). Planes de opciones sobre acciones: una visión desde recursos humanos, Los. IESE, DPN-49.
PONS, C., GARCÍA PRAT, A., GÓMEZ, S. (2001). Retribución a la carta. IESE, DPN-48.