Césareo Alierta Izuel is a businessperson who founded Beta Capital Sociedad De Valores SA and who has been at the helm of 9 different companies. Currently, he holds the position of Chairman of Consejo Empresarial Para La Competitividad and Executive Chairman for Fundación Telefónica.
He is also General Manager-Capital Markets at Banco Urquijo SA and Chairman-Social Board at Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia and on the board of 5 other companies.
In the past Césareo Alierta Izuel was Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Telefónica SA, Chairman at Spanish Financial Analysts' Association, Chairman at Beta Capital Sociedad De Valores SA, Chairman of Beta Capital Group LLC, Chairman for Altadis SAU, Chairman for Tabacalera SA, Chairman for Compañía de Distribución Integral Logista Holdings SAU, General Manager-Capital Markets Division at Banco Urquijo Sabadell Banca Privada SA and Member of Columbia Business School.
He received a graduate degree from the University of Zaragoza and an MBA from Columbia University.