Joaquín began his career in wealth management at UK’s firm Levy Gee (01-03), then worked for PwC advising PE funds (03-06). In 2008 he joined the European Investment Fund, where he has invested over EUR 1.4bn. Currently, he is heading EIF secondary buy-side activities. At EIF, Joaquin has also managed and invested Neotec Capital Riesgo, a EUR 183m Spanish based fund-of- funds and co-investment fund, the Portugal Venture Capital Initiative, a EUR 111m Luxembourg based fund-of- funds to develop the Portuguese private equity market, and the Mezzanine Co-investment Fund, a EUR 100m direct co-investment program. Degree in Law (Nebrija; 97-01) and International MBA, IE Business School (06-07).