Carles holds a Bachelor in Business Administration degree from ESADE Business School. He began his career at McKinsey & Company, where he worked as a strategy consultant for banks and insurance companies. Prior to joining London Business School, he did a secondment in the strategy and executive chairman's office at Banco Santander. He decided to join London Business School to deepen his strategy and corporate finance knowledge and learn from others' experiences. Carles chose LBS for its flexibility, the diversity of its student body and faculty and its unrivalled location. As an amateur triathlete, Carles enjoys swimming, cycling and running in his free time. At LBS, he is on the executive committee of the Running and Swimming Clubs and is an active member of the Spanish Club.