Computer Engineering by Universitat Politècnica de Cataluña (UPC) and PPD by IESE Business School, Meritxell has a wide background in international Consulting firms, such as IBM, PricewaterhouseCoopers,and Roland Berger.
Leveraging her entrepreneurial spirit and passion for Digital Business, since 2008 Meritxell has been involved and held senior executive positions in several digital start-up’s, from social business to mobile payments.
Currently advises Banking and Financial Services clients on their Cognitive Transformation and platform models adoption.
IBM, founded in the United States in 1911, has a presence in more than 175 countries and has a worldwide workforce of approximately 380,000 professionals. In Spain has been present since 1926. IBM activity focuses on providing its clients with technological solutions and consulting services that contribute to the success of their businesses.
IBM’s success has been based on its ability to adapt to changes in the market and society. The company helps other companies belong to any sector to undertake digital transformation. For this, IBM has a wide range of high added value technologies among which are IBM Watson cognitive systems, IBM Cloud computing, IBM MobileFirst mobility technologies and the Cybersecurity, always with a sectoral focus.
IBM is also at the vanguard of emerging solutions such as Blockchain, which will allow major changes in the digital relationship between people and entities and plans to democratize markets even more than Internet.
The proposal of IBM is, in short, that companies go beyond digitalization and become cognitive organizations to multiply their efficiency, knowledge and innovation, accelerating the discovery of new possibilities.