Fernando Ortiz de Zerallos, MBA 12

Fernando Ortiz de Zerallos MBA 12
Director, Business Development, Buenaventura Mining Company


  • Business Analyst, Banco de Crédito del Perú – Miami Agency, Miami, Fla.

Previous Degree

  • B.S., Industrial Engineering, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

Previous Position

  • Senior Relationship Manager, Midsized Business Segment, Banco de Crédito del Perú, Lima, Peru

Student Leadership and Experience

  • Co-President, International Business Club
  • Community Consulting Group Project on Sonoma Land Trust
  • 2011 CFA Global Investment Research Challenge participant
  • MBA Challenge for Charity participant

Engaging and studying with Graduate School of Management classmates and professors from a wide diversity of backgrounds is helping me to become a wiser man and a better person. The UC Davis MBA program has exceeded my expectations for learning solid business foundations bonded to a conscious mindset.

Fast Facts

  • Born in Lima, Peru; Native Spanish speaker.
  • Married and father of two-year-old daughter.
  • Recently trekked the Peruvian Inca Trail with six UC Davis MBA classmates.
  • Enjoys surfing, snowboarding, soccer and Muay Thai.