Ricardo Fernandez, MBA'06J
Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Prodigy Finance
Ricardo is Prodigy Finance's Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, working between Madrid, London and New York.
He was born in Madrid, but spent most of his life living abroad. He studied at the University of California, Berkeley. After getting his MBA from INSEAD he worked in management consulting for 8 years with Accenture, BCG and KPMG. He then shifted his focus to consult for startup companies in the fintech space, and joined the Prodigy Finance team in 2014 which was cofounded by his classmates Cameron Stevens and Miha Zerko. Prodigy Finance is a community-based platform that offers loans to international postgraduate students, while delivering a financial return with social impact.
Ricardo holds a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering and Material Science (Hons.) and MBA, INSEAD.
Outside work, he likes to spend time with his family, enjoys travel, sports and adventure.