Marcel has more than 25 years of experience in the banking sector. He has performed a variety of functions in the social sector, with special focus on integration and economic development. He has also been a member of the Board of Directors of the European Microfinance Network, director of the Interlife Foundation, and creator of the Oportunity Program of MACS Social Consulting. He is also the author of the book, Microcredits: Loans to Dignity.
Director Oportunitas Foundation
Ingrid is a social educator with a Masters in Communication from the Higher Institute of Marketing in Barcelona. Prior to her work with Oportunitas, she worked in the communication, advertising, and marketing departments of Caixa Penedès for 18 years. She has extensive experience in Volunteer Program Management, managing teams of more than 100 volunteers.
Operations Manager IMF Oportunitas SL
Francesca has a degree in International Relations from La Sapienza University in Rome as well as a Masters in Development Management from the London School of Economics. She has worked on consulting projects in the social sector, has experience in international corporation projects, and has served as an external consultant to develop studies on the Spanish microfinance sector.
Loan Officer Catalonia
Ignasi holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (University of Barcelona), a Master’s Degree in International Trade (Barcelona Chamber of Commerce) and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and Management (La Salle/Manhattan College). He has a 30+ years’ experience in the finance sector and, as a civil servant, a 5+ years’ experience at developing and supporting private entrepreneurial projects. He also performs as a coach and entrepreneur in projects related to agroecology and environmental sustainability.
Loan Officer Valencia
Eduardo holds a Bachelor of Laws (University of Valencia) and a Certification in Executive Coaching. He worked for 18 years as a banking Office Manager at several branches located in the provinces of Valencia and Castellón, and also has a 4+ years’ experience as a Debt Recovery Manager.
Accounting and Administration Officer IMF Oportunitas SL
Imma holds a diploma in Labor Relations from the Rovira I Virgilli University of Tarragona. During her time as a volunteer at the Oportunitas Foundation, Imma collaborated by doing administrative tasks.
Junior Loan Officer Catalonia
Antonio holds a Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations, Development and Cooperation (University of Turin) and a Master’s Degree in Economic Analysis (Sapienza University of Rome). He started working for Oportunitas through a fellowship granted by the European Union.
Social Impact Manager Oportunitas Foundation
Jéssica has a degree in psychology from the University of Valparaíso in Chile as well as a Masters in Social and Educational Interventions at the University of Barcelona. She has experience in project coordination, and specializes in strengthening entrepreneurial and microenterprise management, volunteering, and design and development training tools. She is a consultant of various social innovation projects in the public and private sector.