IPSEF Speakers

Jose Rodriguez

Director, Sovereign Capital

Jose joined Sovereign in 2004 and has over 15 years of experience in private equity and financial services. Jose leads Sovereign’s education sector team and has been responsible for the platform investments in Lifetime, Paragon Education, GSM London, BIMM and Astrum Education Group. He worked on delivering the growth strategies and subsequent exits of Alpha Plus Education and SENAD and acts as a non-executive of several companies in the education sector. Jose also led the acquisition of World Class Learning and was Sovereign’s representative on the board until exit in 2013.

Jose has a BA in Economics from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and an MBA from London Business School. Jose has dual nationality for the UK and Mexico.