Valerie Villafranca is a core member of The Boston Consulting Group’s Financial Institutions practice.

Since joining BCG in 2014, Valerie has worked with numerous global banks on issues related to risk management and compliance. She is the global leader of BCG’s work in risk management at financial institutions.

Valerie also has extensive experience with carbon markets and carbon asset modeling, and she is a BCG topic expert for CO2 emissions. In addition, she is a Chartered Financial Analyst with a degree from the CFA Institute.

Prior to joining BCG, Valerie was a partner at Accenture, where she helped banks and asset managers deliver risk management projects.


  • Risk management
  • Financial services
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Carbon finance
  • Sustainability


  • Master’s degree, Chartered Financial Analyst Institute
  • Master’s degree, finance, Université Paris Dauphine
  • Bachelor’s degree, business, Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Bordeaux-Ecole de Management
Deep Expertise, Broad Experience