Ariel Prat is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Cisneros. Among his responsibilities, Mr. Prat oversees all the finances of the companies that belong to Cisneros internationally. He also represents Cisneros in international business and financial matters and with its partners and strategic allies and serves as Director for several companies.
Ariel joined Cisneros in 1993 and has held several positions, including Vice President of Corporate Audit, Finance Manager of the Food Division, and Corporate Finance Manager. He has had extensive operating experience in a wide variety of industries – Consumer Products, Retail, Food and Beverages, Sports, Fast Food, Media, Hospitality, Entertainment, Digital Advertising, Manufacturing, Investment and Banking. Additionally has managed a great number of joint ventures, divestitures and acquisitions for the Cisneros Group throughout Iberoamerica as well as restructuring of companies and debt syndication.
Before joining the Group, he worked for 10 years in different Finance positions at Procter & Gamble.
Mr. Prat holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Boston College.