Ricardo Peón


About Ricardo

Ricardo Peón is the founder of Capital Común, a company dedicated to advance finance for positive social and environmental impact. Throughout his successful 25 year career in finance Mr Peón held several top management posts in global financial institutions including ING, UBS and Deustche Bank where he worked in a variety of areas including investment banking, asset management and private equity. Before Capital Común Mr Peón was CEO of ING Investment Management Mexico.

Mr Peon has also participated actively in Civil Society Organisations in Mexico over many years including the FMCN (Mexican Fund for Nature Conservation), Conservación Humana A.C., New Ventures, Endesu and Ashoka as a volunteer in different roles at board level.

Mr Peon holds an MBA degree with specialization in finance from the University of Stirling in Scotland, and a B.Sc. in Marine Physics from University of Baja California where he graduated with honours.