María Teresa Ballester Fornés

Member of the Board of Directors

Member of the Audit, Risks and Compliance Commission

 

Graduated Cum Laude in Finance and Political Science from Boston College and holds an MBA from Columbia University in New York City.

Her career began at GTE Corporation (Verizon) in the United States as a financial executive, later joining the consulting firm Booz, Allen & Hamilton as a strategy consultant for leading multinationals in Mexico, United Kingdom, Spain and Portugal.

She has been CEO of 3i in Spain, where she developed extensive experience in the international private equity sector, leading many investments and divestments, and participating in the recruitment process of institutional investors for global funds promoted by 3i. He has also led numerous refinancing operations, IPOs and has wide-ranging experience on boards of directors of several companies, both listed and non-listed.

Between 2014 and January 2017 Ms. Ballester provided services to EY as external advisor of the Transaction Services (TAS) Division. She is currently the founder and Managing Partner of the private equity fund Nexxus Iberia I.

Ms. Ballester was also President of the Spanish Private Equity Association (ASCRI) during 2010-2012 and is currently a Director of Repsol and member of the Audit committee and Remuneration Committee

Member of the “Circulo de Empresarios”, the Directors’ Institute (ICA) and Women Corporate Directors (WCD), Member of the International Women's Forum (IWF) and frequently participates as a speaker at business schools and professional associations.

 

Category:

Independent

First and last appointments:

  • 30 July 2019

Boards of Directors of other listed companies to which it belongs (*):

Director of  Repsol, S.A.

(*) Excluding: (i) holding or family-owned companies and (ii) positions in companies that had been already recorded in the previous biographical note.

Boards of Directors of other non- listed companies to which it belongs (*):

Director of Afera Investments, S.L.

(*) Excluding: (i) holding or family-owned companies and (ii) positions in companies that had been already recorded in the previous biographical note.

Other paid activities:

The director does not perform remunerated activities other than those mentioned.

Ownership Interest:

Click for more details

Go to the top of the page