Alicia Jiménez de la Riva, Executive Partner and Director, sums thirteen years of experience in the European financial industry having worked in several banks in Madrid before moving to Miami, where she founded and managed Funds Americas from 2010 to 2012. Previously she worked for 9 years as Head of Research for Self Bank (Group Sociètè Genèrale and La Caixa), being part of the executive team since its creation in year 2000. Before that, she was an Equity Analyst during 4 years in the asset manager and the broker of Banco Santander..
Elena Santiso, Executive Partner and Sales and Business Development Director, adds more than 10 years of experience in the financial industry in Spain and the United States. She began her asset management career in the Investment Department of Banco Santader. She has also worked as portfolio manager for the Spanish firm N+1 and in Credit Agricole AM as institutional sales. Elena moved to Miami several years ago working initially for PRS Family Office –member of EFG International-, as portfolio manager for Spanish and Latin American private clients. In 2011 Elena joined Funds Americas as Executive Editor.
Olalla Giménez, Partner and Executive Editor, has more than 15 years of experience in journalism. Olalla has worked in Madrid, Mexico and Miami, contributing to several Spanish publications as El Mundo and Europa Press. Olalla was in charge of opening Europa Press’ Agency in Miami in the year 2000. In Mexico, she worked for the Press Office of the Embassy of Spain for three years. Olalla joined Funds Americas in January 2011 as managing editor .