Antonio Nieto Rodriguez
- Job title
- Member of Management Board 2013
- Project Management Institute
- Job title 2
- Head of Transversal Portfolio Management
- Company 2
- BNP Paribas Fortis
- About me
Antonio Nieto-Rodriguez is the head of Transversal Portfolio Management at BNP Paribas Fortis, where he leads the entire portfolio and project management practice. He is also a member of the board of the London Business School Alumni in Belgium and holds a membership with the PMI Belgium Chapter. He was a founding member of the PMI EMEA Corporate Networking Group.
Mr. Nieto-Rodriguez was the head of post-merger integration at Fortis Bank, leading what was the largest takeover in the financial service history: the acquisition of ABN AMRO. He also worked for 10 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers as a senior manager, becoming the global lead practitioner for project management.
The author of the book The Focused Organization, Mr. Nieto-Rodriguez has been featured in several magazines, including PM Network®, Strategy Business Review and The Economist. He is also the author of the white paper Boosting Business Performance through Programme and Project Management, which was written after he conducted one of the first global project management maturity surveys.
Mr. Nieto-Rodriguez is a professor of project management for MBA students at several business schools. He is also a regular keynote speaker at international events, where he speaks on the strategic value of project management. Mr. Nieto-Rodriguez undertook undergraduate studies in Germany, Mexico, Italy and the United States and has a university degree in economics from the Universidad Complutense in Madrid. He has an MBA from London Business School and is fluent in Spanish, English, French, Dutch, Italian and German.
- 19th Mar, 4:15pm - 5:00pmTrack:Plenary Session