Digital Spain: Between Optimism and Pessimism

Ana Herrera González Research & Knowledge Manager, Adigital In recent years, we have observed a growing interest in the digitalization of the economy. What was once an isolated phenomenon has become widespread and now affects every sector. It should become, if it is not already, a priority on the agendas of corporations and institutions. In […]
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Legal Amendments in Industrial Property Matters in 2017

Joaquín Ramón López Bravo – Lawyer, Industrial Property agent, representative before the EUIPO and director of Communications at HERRERO & ASOCIADOS. The past year brought several legislative amendments to the field of Industrial Property that we will simply highlight. Patent Law 24/2015, its Implementing Regulation (RD 316/2017), amendments to the Regulations of the Patent Cooperation […]
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Interview with Cayetano Belso, general manager of Naturtex

Cayetano Belso is managing director of Grupo Artesa. He joined the company in 1988 as head of sales and then became responsible for other departments in the group, such as product development for our fashion and accessories line; finally, he also became general manager of our home furnishings line, Naturtex.  Cayetano Belso is a Business […]
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Interview with Andres Ortega, CEO of Ambientair

Andres Ortega is CEO of Ambientair, a manufacturer of air fresheners, candles and a variety of products for interiors. He is also president of the Segovia Business Federation and was recently named president of the National Glass Center Board of Trustees, La Granja Royal Glass Factory. An avid businessman, he is strongly committed to social […]
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Interview with Ramón Aragonés, CEO of NH Hotel Group

Ramón Aragonés (Madrid 1954) studied Hospitality and Tourism at the University of Palma de Mallorca, the International School of Hotel and Tourism Management of Louvain (Belgium) and the Center for Higher Education in Hospitality of Palma de Mallorca. Ramón Aragonés has spent most of his extensive career in the world of tourism. After holding several […]
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Interview with Jeremy Palacio, managing director of Fermax Electrónica

Jeremy Palacio, a telecommunications engineer and graduate of the Polytechnic University of Valencia and PDD at IESE, joined the company in 2007. He has evolved exceptionally from the start, taking on roles such as director of the UK sales subsidiary. In 2011, he joined the management team to reinforce the company’s internationalization strategy, first as […]
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Interview with Yolanda Tomás and Rafael Tomás, CEOs of ISTOBAL

Rafael Tomás is CEO of ISTOBAL for Corporate Development and Markets. Rafael joined ISTOBAL in 1992 as Key Account Manager, and was appointed as deputy to the company’s CEO four years later. In 1998, he was named director of sales, a role in which he was responsible for the export market with the main task […]
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Interview with Iñaki Maiz, managing director of Ikusi

After graduating from the University of Deusto with a degree in Business Management and Administration, Iñaki Maiz started his career at Deloitte in 2002. Iñaki spent seven years working on auditing and consultancy projects at large companies in the construction and rail sectors, among others, as an audit manager. In 2009, he joined Ikusi as […]
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Interview with José Miguel Munilla, CEO of Ramondin

How important is brand for Ramondin? How do you care for your brand image? The Ramondin brand is the summary of who we are, what we offer, our products, services and our raison d’être. For Ramondin, our brand is the perception held of us by employees, customers, shareholders, institutions, media, other companies… which is why […]
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Key aspects of the preliminary draft of the Brand Law

Patricia García-Escudero – Managing Director for the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (OEPM) The publication of EU Directive 2015/2436 of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 16 December 2015, on the approximation of the brand laws of the Member States, gives rise to the need to adapt our legal system to the provisions of […]
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Interview with Ignacio R. Sierra, Corporate Director General of Cortefiel Group

Ignacio R. Sierra is responsible for the Group’s corporate area, which includes among others, institutional and development activities and social responsibility and corporate communication projects. He is also an Executive for the Cortefiel Group Companies and Subsidiaries. He is currently the Chairman and spokesman before the European Commission and the European Parliament for the European […]
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