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Xavier is Managing Director in AV, with experience in Financial & Risk Management, HR Management & M&As. processes. Before he developed the role of CDG Business Development Manager in Towers Watson for the Spanish Market for three years. During this period, he participated in several international M&A processes. Previously, he worked in the banking sector in Spain for more than 20 years. He was appointed as Deputy General Manager in Caixa Girona (actually Caixabank) , leading in that period the departments of Strategy, Technology, Marketing & HR of this savings Bank . Xavier Plana has an Economics & Actuary degree from University of Barcelona and a Certified of Financial Analyst. He is also member of the Board of the Catalan Actuaries College where develop the role of President of his Professional Section and member of different committees, both in the IAA (International Actuarial Association) as in the European Actuarial Association.
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Antonio is Principal at AVGroup, executive with 25+ years of insurance experience in diverse geographies of the Americas and Europe specializing in Audit and Information Technology. He was Audit Director at Zurich Latin America. He directed all internal audit activity across LatAm countries, including coordination with other assurance functions, external audit and regulators while building up an engaged audit team. Earlier in his carrier, he gained extensive experience in insurance processing. Firstly, through his various roles in the IT department where he held extensive responsibility building the new IT platform. Secondly, he moved to Group Audit starting as IT auditor and later business auditor, eventually, he was appointed country head to Spain, Portugal and Morocco. Strategic thinker with ability to identify potential issues/risks and fraud risk factors; demonstrates empathy in understanding and resolving problems, executes strategies, simplifies controls, and adds value. Antonio holds a bachelors degree of Information Technology from Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya and professional designation as Certified Fraud Examiner.
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Ana has more than 20 years of experience in multinational companies in the life insurance sector, in financial-actuarial areas. His career is highlighted in the British company Aviva, since 2008 she joined the position of "Chief Actuary" for the company in Spain. She has acted as actuarial representative in the insurance sector throughout M&As and she has developed different risk assessment and measurement projects, as well as some important regulatory projects (Solvency II). Speaker in different courses and seminars about Embedded Value, Economic Capital and Solvency II. Actuarial interlocutor in Unespa (Member of the Solvency II working group). She holds a degree in Economics and Business Sciences, as well as an Insurance Actuary from the UCM. Ana holds post-graduate training and she is also a member of the Institute of Spanish Actuaries.
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Josep has held various positions during his 43 years of banking service. He has been Director of Global Risk Control in Catalunya Banc, as well as directed several areas in Caixa Tarragona. He has contributed to the definition of the risk profile that can be assumed in the most significant risks in credit institutions (credit, market, structural, liquidity, operational, compliance ...). He has also been responsible for the proper functioning of regulatory and management risk models in the various segments in which the entity operated. It should be noted its work in the homogenization of the policies and procedures of risk within the entities; processes of sale of a portfolio of problematic credits and merger of entities. Josep holds a degree in Economics from the UB. Member of ROAC and auditor. He is also an inspector of the Bank of Spain on leave.
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Eduard has extensive experience in the management of Information Systems and Communications. He was Technology Director for RACC, defining the technological architecture and infrastructure standards (platforms, operating systems, bbdd, middleware, workstation, etc.) and leading the different phases of the relationship with outsourcing providers (RFPs, business Case, contracting, SLA-based tracking, renewal or transfer of service). He emphasizes his active role in the management of technological innovation in RACC systems and as a leader in developing projects, both for business line applications (Cobol, J2EE and Visual Studio) and corporate applications (ERP, BI, CRM And BPM). Eduard holds a degree in Computer Science and a Master in Information Technology Management from La Salle University-URL. He also has post-graduate courses.
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Alexandra se incorporó a AV Group a mediados de 2016 para pilotar diferentes proyectos tecnológicos internacionales para la compañía Zurich Insurance. Con anterioridad ha trabajado en la gestión de proyectos internacionales, tanto en el marco europeo como en China, donde ha residido durante 3 años. Después de trabajar para diversas instituciones públicas y privadas, fundó su propia empresa, dedicada al diseño y desarrollo de proyectos tecnológicamente innovadores, basados en el uso de Realidad Aumentada, tecnología Beacon, gamificación, pantallas multitáctiles y aplicaciones híbridas. Paralelamente, lleva 12 años dedicada a la docencia online dentro de la Licenciatura de estudios de Asia oriental y el Máster de estudios de China y Japón. Su formación en 3 licenciaturas es igualmente polifacética, combinando conocimientos humanísticos, de gestión y tecnológicos