Dídac Ramírez i Sarrió
Rector of the University of Barcelona since 2008
He has a PhD in philosophy and education sciences and a PhD in economic and business sciences from the University of Barcelona. He is an economics lecturer and professor. He has held several different positions at the UB, including vice-dean of the Department of Economic and Business Sciences and vice-rector of Economics and Administration.
He was director of the Department of Economic, Financial and Accounting Mathematics at the UB and president of the Societat Catalana de Filosofia, a branch of the Institut d’Estudis Catalans. He is a permanent member of the Real Academia de Ciencias Económicas y Financieras. He headed, and still belongs to, the Financial and Uncertainty Analysis Research Group (IAFI) and was a member of the Consolidated Group of Teaching Innovation and New Methodologies for Teaching and Learning about Financial and Accounting Mathematics. He was also treasurer of Barcelona Football Club.