Javier Fernández Rozado

Javier Fernández Rozado is the Founder and Managing Partner of Beragua. Javier has extensive experience in retail finance, and strong expertise in financial and strategic analysis. Javier completed his degree in Business Administration at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, where he also received a Ph.D. in Business Administration. He holds a Master in Financial Management from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Javier also completed the Advanced Management Program at the Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Empresa (IESE).

He began his career at Tabacalera / Nabisco Brands Iberia, where he was responsible for financial controlling and Investor Relations. During that time he was also an associate professor of Management and Finance at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, and continued teaching throughout his professional career. He later joined C.E.U. Luis Vives as associate professor of Strategic Planning and Finance.

Javier began working in equities as Vice-President of Equity Research at Santander Investment, in Madrid, and later held the same position at Deutsche Bank, in London. At Deutsche Bank, Javier became Director of Equity Research, and was responsible for the origination in numerous consumer and retailing transactions, including Caprabo, CVC-El Arbol, Inditex, Carrefour Spain, Esselunga and Jerónimo Martins.