Dr. Marcos Eguiguren

Dr. Marcos Eguiguren is cofounder of SingularNet, www.singularnet.biz, a mid-sized professional services firm whose main goal is to help organizations to incorporate sustainability in their DNA and in their day-to-day business. Marcos is currently professor of Business Administration at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. He is also the only Spanish member of the Supervisory Board of Triodos Bank NV and holds other supervisory board positions in companies in industries such as leisure and publishing. Marcos has recently been appointed as the first Executive Director of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values (www.gabv.org), the world’s most important association of value based banks, based in The Netherlands. He will take charge of this new position on June 1st 2015.

Bachelor in Economics, Universitat de Barcelona, he also holds postgraduate degrees in Business Administration, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and IT and Business Management, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. In 2000, Marcos got his PhD in Business Administration, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya with a Thesis on the profitability of intangible investments, specially focused in Training and HR investment in large corporations.

He is married and has three children and a granddaughter. He loves practicing all kinds of sports, especially BTT, basketball and skiing and he also loves playing saxophone and writing novels and short tales. His next novel, already finished, “2036” will be published in 2015.