Reflections on the future of work
IESE Dean Franz Heukamp in conversation with Paco Ybarra
In the special session, IESE Dean Franz Heukamp will join UK Alumni President Paco Ybarra on stage to discuss the future of work and provide insight on business leadership today.
Paco Ybarra, Global Head of Markets & Securities Services, Citi
Paco Ybarra is Global Head of Markets & Securities Services. He is a member of the Citi Operating Committee and Chairman of the Institutional Client Group Risk Management Committee. In October 2018 he was appointed Deputy Head of the Institutional Clients Group.
Prior to his current position, Mr. Ybarra was the Global Head of Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities. He joined the bank in 1987 in Spain as a Management Associate. After holding several positions in the Treasury in Madrid, he became Derivatives Head in 1992. He moved to Mexico in 1994 and was appointed Country Treasurer in 1995. In 1997 he moved to New York to become Regional Head of Sales and Trading for Citibank Latin America. In January 2002 he became the Regional Head of EM Sales & Trading for Asia Pacific, based in Singapore. In 2004 he was appointed Global Head of EM Sales and Trading, and in November 2006 he became Co-Head of Global Fixed Income. In November 2013 his responsibilities were expanded to include the Securities Services businesses.
Mr. Ybarra holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Valencia in Spain and an MBA from IESE in Barcelona.
Professor Franz Heukamp was appointed Dean of IESE Business School in September 2016. Previously, he held the positions of Associate Dean for MBA Programs and Secretary General of IESE.
Prof. Heukamp teaches Managerial Decision Sciences and has a Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His teaching specialties are decision analysis and forecasting methods. Prof. Heukamp teaches in the MBA, Executive-MBA and other executive education programs of IESE including the Advanced Management Program directed at senior business leaders.
His main area of research is behavioral decision-making with a special interest in the area of Neuroeconomics. He is a member of The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences and the Neuroeconomics Society.