Joseba was appointed Exploration & BD Executive Director on September 2020. He is responsible for global Exploration strategy and operations as well as for Upstream M&A activities. He is also a member of Repsol’s Upstream Management Committee.
Joseba joined Repsol in Spain in 1990. Since then he has worked mostly overseas, in multiple technical and managerial positions within the Upstream organization, including assignments in Algeria, Indonesia, Spain, Venezuela, USA and Argentina.
In 2015 and after 25 years of international assignments, he returned to Repsol Headquarters in Madrid to become the company Head of Exploration.
Joseba earned a bachelor degree in Geology from University of Bilbao, an EMBA degree from IESE and completed the ASM program at IMD.