Interview with Francisco Javier Burgas de Brioude, CEO of Piel de Toro

Born in Seville and with a degree in Law and a diploma in Business Studies, Francisco has forged a career in the management and creation of family-owned companies, such as Grupo Azabache, and in various industries, which include healthcare, private clinics, investment funds, business centres and livestock, among others. He is currently the CEO of […]
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Interview with Iván Alonso-Jáudenes, general manager of Conservas Antonio Alonso

Iván Alonso-Jáudenes Curbera, general manager of Conservas Antonio Alonso, S.A., holds a degree in Business Administration and Management and is the fifth generation to run the family business. With extensive experience in the purchase of raw materials from different countries around the globe, Iván began his career in the United States. However he returned to […]
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Interview with Manuel Peris, CEO of Grupo DAS Audio

Manuel Peris, CEO of Grupo DAS Audio, has a degree in Business Administration and Management, is a graduate of IESE and has spent the past decade managing the international expansion of the nation’s leading manufacturer of professional sound systems for large events, music festivals, tours and stadiums, which is now present in a large part […]
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Interview with Lluís Dalmau, general manager of the IRIS GROUP

Lluís Dalmau, the general manager of the IRIS GROUP, is a chemical engineer and MBA graduate. He has extensive experience spearheading processes such as strategy definition, internationalisation and the professionalisation of the business. He has also managed teams during change management processes and worked in multinational and family-owned businesses in the industrial and consumption sectors. […]
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Interview with Julio Sánchez, general manager of Energy Sistem

Over 20 years ago, four young professionals became aware of the important role technology would play in people’s leisure time in the not-too-distant future and they set up the company that we know today as Energy Sistem. The market you move in is highly competitive. What strategy do you use to differentiate yourselves from the […]
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Interview with Alexandra Roxane Schmedes, co-owner of Más Que Vinos

Alexandra is the co-owner, together with Margarita Madrigal and Gonzalo Rodríguez, of Bodegas Más Que Vinos (Ercavio). After studying Hotel Management in Germany and Austria, Alexandra managed the Buitenverwachting restaurant in Cape Town, South Africa, from 1991 to 1994. From 1995 to 1997 she studied Oenology in South Africa (Vergelegen Wine Estate) and Germany (Schloss […]
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Interview to Raúl González, CEO of Barceló Hoteles & Resort

Which are the competitive advantages of Barceló against other international chains? We have a quality product, based on the idea of offering a different experience to our clients at each hotel. During the last years, we have made an important investment effort to renew and improve our portfolio, and we have include differential concepts that […]
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Interview with Patricia Martinez, director and co-founder of Arturo Álvarez

Since 1994 Patricia Martínez has been managing and is the co-founder, together with Arturo Álvarez, of the company that bears the name of the latter designer. A psychologist by training, Patricia has worked in the media, and specialised in marketing. Because of this, since 2008, she has been a firm advocate and champion of social […]
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Interview to Enrique Torres Wiehink, Director of Santiveri

Enrique Torres Wiehink, Bachelor Degree in Law by the Universidad de Barcelona, Master in Company Law by the Universidad Abad Oliva. Director and member of the fourth generation of the family owner of the Santiveri group. What role does the brand image play in your internalization process? For Santiveri branding is something very important because […]
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Interview to Francisco Martínez-Cosentino Justo, President of Cosentino

Graduated in Teaching and President of the Cosentino Group since 1979. He was President of the Association of Marble Business Owners and President of the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Shipping of Almería. Nowadays he is member of the Advisory Board of Telefónica in Andalucía, member of the Board of the Association for the Direction […]
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Interview with Victor Salamanca Cuevas, CEO of Auxadi

At 38, Víctor Salamanca Cuevas (Madrid, 1975) is the CEO of AUXADI, an independent Spanish firm that is the leader in outsourcing accounting and taxation services. A graduate of Harvard Business School (OPM45), and with a Master’s in Tax Consultancy from the Instituto de Empresa (2001), Víctor has always specialised in process automation and optimisation in […]
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