Discovering Python

with Antonio Rivela

Practical approaches and intensive use of technology are what make Finance courses at IE Business School unique. Take our financial programming courses and learn how to use Python, an application that will help you deal with the external features such as Bloomberg, and open the door to better data-management processes.



Antonio Rivela, Currently IE Business School associate Professor, Phd in Finance and Industrial Engineer (ICAI) by training, he is a a partner of TREE TECHNOLOGY SA (, an IT firm in the business of artificial intelligence and big data. He is also CEO and founder of NETVALUE FORENSIC SLP (, a firm that focuses on litigation/arbitration disputes from a financial perspective. He is also the founder and partner of GIRASOLES FINANCE SL, an investment vehicle that invests in photovoltaic plants.

He has worked as investment banker banker and financial consultant since 1996: mostly derivatives, fixed income, debt capital markets and corporate finance in the following positions: Managing Director at UBS. European Co-Head of Fixed Income/DCM and Derivatives Sales, Director at Deutsche Bank. Responsible for derivatives structuring. Spain and Portugal, Analyst at Merrill Lynch. Mergers and Acquisitions, Analyst at Banco Santander. Derivatives valuation models.