Reflections on the future of work
IESE Dean Franz Heukamp in conversation with Paco Ybarra
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.
Franz Heukamp es director general del IESE desde septiembre de 2016. Previamente ha ocupado las posiciones de vocal del Consejo de Dirección del IESE a cargo de los programas MBA y secretario general de la escuela.
El profesor Heukamp imparte Análisis de Decisiones y obtuvo su Ph.D. en el Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Su especialidad docente se centra en el análisis de decisiones y los métodos de predicción. Ha impartido cursos en los programas MBA, Executive MBA y programas de formación de directivos del IESE, como el Advanced Managament Program (AMP), dirigido a directivos de primer nivel.
Su principal área de investigación es el estudio de la conducta en la toma de decisiones con un especial interés en la neuroeconomía. Es miembro de The Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences y de la Neuroeconomics Society.