Fintech: Powering the Financial Revolution

Discover the future of finance

In this program, participants will explore how the financial sector is being improved by the technological revolution, from its impact on payment schemes to the use of big data and machine learning to enhance capital markets.

Date
Jun 9th – Jul 16th, 2021
Duration
5 weeks
Schedule
8 hours of study per week
Format
Online
Language
English
Intake
June
Tuition Fees
€1.950
Pathway
> Digital, Data & Tech
> Finance
> Innovation, Marketing & Sales

Professor Spotlight

ProfileIgnacio Larru

General Partner and CFO at K-Fund

Ignacio Larru

General Partner and CFO at K-Fund

Ignacio Larrú is General Partner and CFO in KFund, where he oversees investments in the machine learning and big data domain. Previously, Ignacio worked as VP of Investment Banking at Crédit Agricole and has been the founder (and software developer) of several startups ranging from online retail to complex software in the civil sector. He started his career as an IT consultant with PriceWaterhouseCoopers developing software applications for leading financial institutions. Ignacio holds a BSc in Telecommunications Engineering from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and an MBA from IESE Business School.

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