Mikel Achotegui holds both an MBA in Business Management and Administration from IESE Business School (University of Navarra), a first degree in Economics and Business Administration from Deusto Business School – University of Deusto, as well as being a CFA charterholder.
Mikel’s career has been in the sector of strategic consulting, transactions and operations. Before joining B+I Strategy in 2010, he had been with BearingPoint, Boston Consulting Group, and the Performance & Technology Department of KPMG.
Throughout his career, Mikel has participated in projects aimed at defining and implementing Strategic Plans; investment opportunity assessment; commercial due diligence (CDD); as well as the analysis of business plans, cost optimisation programmes and Economic Impact Surveys. He has worked with national and international companies in a variety of industries, acquiring extensive experience in the sectors of energy, manufacturing and financial services.
In his years with B+I Strategy, Mikel has undertaken work for such companies as CAF; Sidenor; Gestamp Group; Proeza Group; IMQ; Velatia; Orkli; Goizper Group; Laboral Kutxa; BBK; Izar Cutting Tools; Biolan; Sammic o Insectec. He has also worked on projects for the Basque Government; the Provincial Governments of Bizkaia and Gipuzkoa, as well as for such players as Ascongi (Builders' Association of Gipuzkoa); BEC – Bilbao Exhibition Centre; CIC Energigune; Elkargi, and Tecnalia.
Finally, Mikel lectures on Strategy and Innovation at various seminars and Master’s Programmes at Deusto Business School – University of Deusto. He has also collaborated on numerous publications, articles and case studies on Strategy and Competitiveness.
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