Francisco Aristeguieta

chief executive officer and head of Institutional Services

Francisco A. Aristeguieta

Francisco A. Aristeguieta is the chief executive officer of State Street Institutional Services that brings together the segment teams, client management, sales, client experience, marketing, regions and countries in alignment to drive sustainable wallet share and revenue growth for the organization. He is a member of State Street’s Management Committee.

Prior to this, Francisco was the chief executive officer of State Street International, where he was responsible for all businesses of State Street outside the United States. Before joining State Street, he worked for Citigroup for 25 years in seven different countries around the world. His last role at Citi was as the chief executive officer of Citigroup Asia for five years, where he was responsible for all businesses in 16 markets of the region, along with the consumer or retail operations in the United Kingdom, Russia, Poland and the UAE. Based in Hong Kong, he managed 30 percent of the earnings of the group worldwide, 60000 people across Asia and was a member of Citigroup’s Global Executive Committee since 2012.

After joining Citigroup in 1994, he held several leadership positions including the role of CEO of Latin America, Citi Transaction Services, CEO for Latin America and Mexico as well as country head for several markets including Colombia, Venezuela and Ecuador. He also worked as the CEO for the Andean Region cluster of countries. He was also a member of the Executive Committee of Banco Nacional de Mexico (Banamex) and the Citi Transaction Services Global Executive Committee.

Prior to Citigroup, Francisco worked for Vestcor Partners, where he covered debt capital markets origination for Venezuela, Colombia and Brazil. Before this, he worked for Petroleos de Venezuela’s (Pequiven) Project Finance Group. Francisco served on several boards, including The Citigroup Foundation; Citigroup Ventures and The Asia Society. He served as the vice chairman of the board of Banco de Chile and chairman of the board Colfondos in Chile and Colombia respectively. He also served on the board of the Association of American Chambers of Commerce of Latin America, The American Society and Council of the Americas, Junior Achievement Americas, the Banking Associations of Colombia, Venezuela and Ecuador, and the American Chambers of Commerce for Colombia, Venezuela and Ecuador. He was also a member of The Young Presidents Organization.

Francisco holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Brunel University. He also has a graduate degree in banking and finance, and an undergraduate degree in business administration with a major in management from the Universidad Metropolitana.