JUAN MILLAN

Founder of Gedeth Network. More than fifteen years of experience. He worked in PromoMadrid, where he was responsible for attracting investment and worked as business development consultant. Before that, he had worked in the Risk Control and Internal Audit multinationals such as Avaya, Pfizer, Carrefour. He is a lawyer with an Advanced Course on International Law at IE Business School and a Masters Degree in Administrative Law at CEU San Pablo University. He speaks English and lives in Madrid.Fundador de Gedeth Network en 2013

Madrid, Spain

English, Spanish

GINA BOWMAN

More than fifteen years experience as a marketing and communications strategist in the commercial (FMCG), government and creative sectors in Australia and the UK. She has worked on projects for Australian government agencies, SMEs, artistic organisations and major public events and festivals. She is a graduate in Communications and is currently completing a Masters in Project Management with Sydney University, undertaking a thesis on the coordination of international projects.

Madrid, Spain

English, Spanish

MARCOS CASTELLANOS

He is a professional with more than fifteen years of experience. He led the Hospitality and Logistics department in PromoMadrid and coordinated some significant projects in terms of scope and job creation. He worked in logistics multinational DHL, where he led European business development projects and worked as an ebusiness analyst. He is a chemical engineer and obtained certificates such as Prince2 or ICIL.

Valladolid, Spain

English, German, Spanish

CLAUDIA EGURROLA

With over 12 years work experience, Claudia Maria has worked as senior consultant for exportations within the Promotion Agency of Colombia in France (Procolombia) and as a lawyer for the Civil Aviation Authority in Colombia. She has a wide experience in developing business in the French market. She is initially a graduated lawyer in Colombia, with a degree in Entrepreneurship from the Sorbonne Business School-IAE in Paris, a LLM in International and European Business Law from Paris II Panthéon-Assas University and a Master in Public Administration from INAP in Madrid.

Paris, France

English, French, Spanish

EDUARDO GONZALEZ

After 15+ years of working in several countries, he has acquired a broad spectrum of international consulting, research and business development experience across business and government, always related to the ICT and Internet industries. Besides his work in foreign investment attraction for PromoMadrid, he has been a part of companies such as IBM Global Services, Capgemini and Frost & Sullivan. He is currently working in Madrid International Lab, a business incubator, and collaborating with Gedeth Network.

Madrid, Spain

English, French, Spanish

JAVIER HIDALGO

More than 11 years of experience in international projects, foreign investment attraction and market research, specially regarding infrastructure, R&D and audiovisual. He’s an engineer and has worked for leading multinationals, in markets such as Canada, Europe and Africa. He has a Master’s Degree in International Business and other qualifications in financial markets and investments.

Madrid, Spain

English, Spanish

GRACIA LUQUE

More than 8 years worth of experience in sales and customer support in international environments. Prior to working with Gedeth Network, she has worked in sales for software, business services and hospitality companies, in Spain and France. She studied a Master’s Degree in Sales Management in EAE and tourism in the University Rey Juan Carlos (Madrid). She speaks English, French and Spanish and lives in Madrid.

Madrid, Spain

English, French, Spanish

ALVARO MARINO

More than 15 years of experience. He worked at IBM , where he held a wide range of posts over the years. Invoicing & AR team leader, Credit analyst, Debt planner and Expense and revenue analyst being the most significant ones. He holds a degree in Business Studies from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. He speaks English and lives in Madrid.

Madrid, Spain

English, Spanish

DAVID MENDAÑA

He has worked in internationalization support in the public and in the private sector, in countries such as Spain, Ireland and Greece since 2003. His tasks are mainly related to international market research, documentation, web design, search-and-match accuracy, inter alia. He studied Management and International Trade..

Madrid, Spain

English, Portuguese, French, Greek, Spanish

RAJESH NAIR

Entrepreneur with solid technical, business and team leading experience. He’s an expert in strategies for market development in Asia and Europe, both for big and small companies. More than 15 years of experience in business development for leading companies in industry and renewable energy. He studied aerospace engineering in the University of Notre Dame (USA) and got an MBA from IESE.

Singapore

English, Indonesian, Spanish

PETRA PIMMINGER

Petra has more than 18 years of experience in coordination of international events and congresses. She has gathered a long experience as cultural guide in Madrid, Toledo, Avila and Segovia, as well as several Spanish regions. She is a translator and interpreter between German, English and Spanish. She has a Magister degree in History and Hispanic Philology from the University of Vienna, and she is an official guide in the Madrid Region.

Madrid, Spain

German, English, Portuguese, French, Spanish

MIGUEL VILLARRICA

He is a professional with an extensive experience in macroeconomic analysis and market research. He worked as macroeconomic analyst and as business intelligence analyst at Invest in Spain (ICEX), as well as Assistant to the Embassy of Spain Trade Office in Berlin and as commercial banking manager at BBVA. He has a graduate in Economics and postgraduate studies in market analysis, banking and corporate.

Madrid, Spain

English, German, Spanish

ELOISA LOPEZ DE SILANES

More than fifteen years of experience. She has worked in FMCG in financial and strategic analysis, geographical expansion, and launch of new products, sourcing analysis and production costs. In recent years she has worked in consulting projects for international business expansion. Graduated in International Business from Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICADE) in Madrid and Northeastern Universtity in Boston. Experience in the United States, Europe, South Africa and Latin America.

Madrid, Spain

English, French, German, Italian, Spanish

CAMILLA SHARP

With over 20 years of experience in trade and foreign direct investment, Camilla has worked for the regional government of Madrid, the Spanish Ministry of Economy and, most recently, for Conway Events. Prior to these roles, she worked as a journalist, a venture capitalist and a management consultant for KPMG. She holds a BA in Classics from the University of Exeter and a Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing.

United Kingdom

English, French, Spanish