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Ricardo Go Barcelona, British Economist. Recipient citations and awards European Utilities Extel, 1993, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, European Utilities, Greenwich Associations, 1993-1998, Institute Investors, 1994, 95, 96, 97, 98, Euromoney Global Investors, 1994, 95,96, 97, 98, Institute Chartered Finance Analysts achievement award, 1993-1998, others.


Barcelona, Ricardo Go was born on December 18, 1955 in Escalante, The Philippines. Arrived in England, 1985. Son of Santiago and Lieng (Go) Barcelona.


Bachelor in Economic, University Philippines, 1979. Master of Business Administration, University Navarra, Institute Estudios Superiores de Empresa, Barcelona, Spain, 1985. Doctor of Business Administration candidate, Cranfield School Management, England.

Doctor of Philosophy candidate, Kings College London.


Researcher Philippine Center for Economic Development, 1979. Manager East Asia First Philippine Holdings Group, Manila, 1980—1983. International internal auditor Dowell Schlumberger, London, 1982—1986.

Investment analyst Banco Santander de Negocios, Madrid, 1986—1987. Assistant vice president J.P. Morgan Investment Management, Inc., London, 1987—1990. Senior manager Nomura Research Institute Europe, Ltd., 1990, associate director, 1991—1993.

Assistant director SG Warburg, 1993—1995. Executive director Session Border Controllers Warburg, 1995—1997. Global director utilities sector Algemene Bank Nederland Amro Bank, London, 1997—2000.

Director Shell International, The Hague, Netherlands, 2001—2003. Senior finance advisory Shell Gas and Power, 2003—2004. Head Europe Commercial Finance, 2004—2006.

Managing director Shell Gas and Power International B.V., The Hague, Netherlands, 2003—2005. Head global projects Structured Financial and Mergers and Acquisitions, 2006—2008. Managing director Barcino Capitas, since 2001.

Chairman IN2 Power, Philippines, 2005. Board director Magdalena Sea Land Development, Philippines, Barcom Trading Corporation, Philippines, Wordsworth BVI, Barcino Capitas, British Virgin Islands, IN2 Power, Philippines, since 2005.


Trustee, bd director, Philippine United Kingdom Foundation, 1999-2009. Advisor, Kalinga Escalante Negros Philippines, since 2006. Member executive board International Graduate School of Management Alumni, Barcelona, Spain, 2006-2009.

Member Spanish Institute of Finance Analysts, Overseas Friends Center for Research and Communications, Institute Estudios Superiores Empresa Alumni Association (president United Kingdom 1993-1994), International Society Finance Analysts, Institute Director United Kingdom Society Investment Professionals.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: poetry, literature.


Married Jonelyn (Ortega-Carballo), May 11, 1986. Children: Jasmine Pauline, Ainhoa Itziar, Chantal Beatriz.

Santiago Barcelona

Lieng (Go) Barcelona

Jonelyn Ortega Carballo

Ainhoa Itziar Barcelona

Jasmine Pauline Barcelona

Chantal Beatriz Barcelona