Maria Victoria Zingoni holds a degree in Accounting from the University of Camahue in Nuequén, Argentina. She graduated summa cum laude from the Executive Master in Business Administration at IAE, the Business School of the University of Austral in Buenos Aires. She is currently the Executive Managing Director of Downstream for Repsol and has been a member of the Corporate Executive Committee since May 2015. She joined the Repsol Group in 1999 and has held a number of posts, including Director of Investor Relations and Director of Corporate Finance, where she steered the company through a crucial transformation which culminated with the purchase of Talisman Energy in 2015, whose integration she also oversaw. In her current role, she is also President of Petrocat (Societat Catalana de Petrolis,) President of RCPP (Repsol Comerical Productos Petroleros) and member of the Board of Directors of Petronor (Petroleos del Norte.) She has won numerous recognitions, including the Platts GEA Rising Start of the Year Award in 2015.