El Punt Avui
Diari de Tarragona
“What I like the most is learning and giving support to organizations and people to make a positive difference”
Two current main activities: Academic and Advisory
AS AN ACADEMIC
Prof. of Strategic Management & Leadership.
Lecturer at IESE Business School. Visiting professor at IEDC Bled School of Management-Slovenia, The University Sheffield International Faculty, AESE Business School-Portugal, and WU Vienna University Executive Academy.
Co-Author of the IESE business cases: «Ricoh Spain: Implementing Transformation» 2015, «Dorna Sports: Managing the MotoGP World Championship» 2017, «Ricoh Spain: Reshaping Culture for Digital Transformation» 2017 and, “FC Barcelona & La Masia: Developing World Class Talent” July 2018.
Strategy & Leadership sessions delivered to 37 organizations: Henkel, Danone, PepsiCo, Astra Zeneca, ComTrade, Konzum Mercator, Vienna Insurance Group, Atlantic Grupa, Anglo American, JTI, UK Active, Insud Pharma, Koncar, Podravka, Rabobank, Otsuka, Zurich, Erste, Enterprise Ireland, Boehringer Ingelheim, Michael Page, Modra Zavarovalnica, Dow Chemical, Croatia Osiguranje, Perutnina Ptuj, Arterium, Adecco Group, Deppon, SCL Education Group, Abbott, Ecorys, Roche, Ericsson Nikola Tesla, McDonalds, Web Summit, Generali, and Serunion-Elior.
Guest Speaker 85 times to 7,442 people. Overall audience as a professor and Guest Speaker: 19,464 people from 93 countries. Strategy & Leadership speaker in 115 radio and 3 TV programs.
Executive PhD candidate at IEDC Bled School of Management-Slovenia. Class of 2016.
AS AN ADVISOR
Advisor to CEOs and Executive Teams on Strategy Formulation & Implementation through my own firm Peak Business Advisory. Experience in 19 different sectors. Strategy in One Page approach.
Extensive executive background highlighting: Group President & CEO of Sara Lee Bakery Europe (2005-2007), CEO of Sara Lee Bakery Spain & Portugal (Bimbo bread) (2001-2007), VP Marketing & Sales in Spain at Bimbo/The Earthgrains Company (1996-2000), VP New Business at PepsiCo Foods Spain, Director of Sales at Frito Lay Intl. (China project), Sales Designate at Frito Lay US and, several Marketing & Sales management positions in PepsiCo Foods in Spain. Marketing Product Manager at Gallina Blanca (Agrolimen Group). Staff Assistant at KPMG.
Former Member of the Board of Directors at Plásticos Tatay, Berlys, Grupo Panasa, and Gomà-Camps.
Elected Spain’s Best Executive year 2000, by the Spain’s Business Association AED (Asociación Española de Directivos).