Fernando Ballesta is an economist who specialises in international business and investments (FDI). He has extensive international experience as he has spent part of his life traveling or living in other countries as part of his job or training (USA, UK, Scandinavia). Today, he works as Director of Foreign Trade, Investments and Industrial Infrastructures at the Murcia Regional Development Agency (INFO, Instituto de Fomento) and helps companies in their foreign direct investments and international expansion projects. He is also responsible for all the industrial sites, logistics and infrastructures in the region. Fluent in Spanish and English, understands French, Italian and Portuguese.
Graduate from Bremerton High School, WA – USA
Economist by the University of Murcia, Spain
Master degree in Foreign Trade by ENAE Business School
Expert in International Business Law by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Treasure
International consultant for UNCTAD
PSLO Private Sector Liaison Officer to the World Bank
06-Mar-2024Theatre 7 MISetting up outside capital markets and being successful