Jorge Fernández Vidal joined the Liechtenstein Group in 2021. As part of the investment team, he is responsible for the firm’s portfolio and new investments in the agriculture & food and forestry sectors. He is a Board member of some of our portfolio companies (e.g. Parelmo, Agritask, Green Universe Agriculture, N-Drip).
Prior to joining the Group, he worked for a wide range of businesses and investors in the agriculture and food industry in Europe, Africa, America and Asia. He served as Senior Vice President at McKinsey & Co and as Director of Transformation at ABANCA and Galp, where he led the business transformation efforts of these companies. In addition to this, Jorge Fernández Vidal has worked as an investor and financier at EBG Capital and the European Investment Bank and was an entrepreneur in the agribusiness sector.
He’s passionate about teaching and is an Adjunct Professor of Strategy at IE Business School in Spain.
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University College of Cork, a Bachelor of Science in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes University, a Master in Strategic Studies from the University of Santiago de Compostela, an MBA from INSEAD, and a PhD in Business Economics from the University of Alicante.