Javier Aguirreamalloa is an Associate Professor of the Practice of Management in the Financial Management Department. He received his PhD in Business Administration (Finance) from the University of Navarra. He holds an MBA from IESE, and a degree in Industrial Engineering from the Escuela Superior de San Sebastián.
Since 1999, he has held a number of positions in the financial industry. He was a technology and macroeconomics equity analyst in ING Financial Markets and BBVA Equity Markets, and has extensive experience in corporate finance, mainly in the mergers and acquisitions area.
Prior to developing his career in the financial sector, he held different positions at a number of companies, including country manager of Transitions Optical for Spain and Portugal, and Sales Manager of Tetra Pak Spain. Aguirreamalloa also has experience in the movie industry, where he has worked as a scriptwriter for the film “The 3 Wise Men” and as a movie critic for Cadena COPE.