Ernesto Robles serves as Head of Risk Practice for BCG Platinion, leveraging his 20 years’ experience in economics, investment banking and consulting. Ernesto has led strategic risk initiatives for leading financial institutions including U.S. and European investment banks and other global firms. Initially an economist with the U.S. Department of Commerce, he later worked as an investment banker for ING and Standard Bank.
Ernesto earned his M.B.A. in finance from the University of Chicago, M.S. in economics from the University of Texas, and B.A. in political science from the University of California, Santa Barbara. For downtime, Ernesto produces music, hosts themed dinner parties and coaches toddlers in soccer.