June 28, 2018

Melina Sánchez Montañés

Chair of Board of Directors and Co-founder


Melina Sánchez is the chair and co-founder of European Horizons. She is currently pursuing an MPA/MBA at Harvard Kennedy School and Tuck School of Business. Her interests lay in the intersection of alternative finance, public policy, and emerging technologies. Before graduate school, Melina worked with NYC-based fintech startup Novus Partners helping investors leverage quantitative analyses for making better portfolio and risk management decisions. Prior to joining the private sector, Melina worked in the diplomatic service for the Spanish government and the European External Action Service in Brussels, Caracas, Madrid and Lima. She graduated from Yale University in 2015 and is a CAIA Charterholder.