JUAN JOSÉ NIETO
Chairman, Grupo Baux
He began his professional career in 1990 as an investment banking analyst specializing in mergers and acquisitions at Goldman Sachs in London. Between 1992 and 1997 he was responsible in London for mergers and acquisitions of Bankers Trust (currently Deutsch Bank) for Spain and Portugal.
In 1997 he joined Telefónica as Managing Director for Projects and Strategic Alliances, he was appointed CEO of Antena 3- where he undertook a deep and successful restructuring- from 1997 to 2000, and was named President of Telefónica Media from 2000 until 2002. He was also President of Vía Digital (currently Digital+), an advisor for Onda Cero, Endemol and Recoletos. During this period he’s part of Telefónica’s Executive Comitee.
He founded Palmera Capital y Servicios in 2002 to advise and invest in high growth private companies. Between 2002 and 2012 he holds the position of President for the Spanish listed company Service Point, which he places as one of the largest listed companies of digital printing in Europe. He promoted as one of the founding partners the financial services firm of Arcano in 2003, being president from 2005 to 2008 and president of Arcano Capital between 2006 and 2013. In 2015 he co-founded NK5 in 2015, where he currently develops his activity as Executive President.
He has been a member of the European Advisory Board of CVC Capital Partners from 2002 to 2006 and of ESADE Business School from 2006 to 2010. Currently, he is an independent advisor for OHL, of the Norfin real estate group in Portugal, for COEMAC and for de VBARE IBERIAN PROPERTIES SOCIMI. He is a member of the Sabadell Este advisory council, the Havas Media advisory board and the corporate governance committee of Grupo La Información-Diario de Navarra. Since September 2012 he is Senior Advisor of Anchorage Capital.
In 2005 he is elected by the World Economic Forum as one of its 100 Young Global Leaders. He is founder of the AYO Project to support children at risk of exclusion and Country Chair of the Global Dignity Foundation.
He became Baux Group’s Chairman in 2017
He holds a degree in ADE from ICADE (Madrid) and has completed specialization courses at Stanford University and the London Business School.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
THE BOARD IS COMPOSED BY DIRECTORS WITH EXTENSE INDUSTRIAL EXPERIENCE AND DEEP KNOWLEDGE OF THE LOCAL MARKET:
Our team of directors includes professionals with extensive track records of the calibre of:
- Juan José Nieto – Baux Group’s Chairman
- José Manuel Machado (Ford Iberia’s former Chairman) – Counsellor
- José Ramón del Camino (Alcoa’s former Chairman and current Metalor’s General Counsellor)- Counsellor
- Ferrán Conti (Haciendas Bio’s Chairman) – Counsellor
- Ramón Más (Inversiones Hemisferio’s Chairman) – Counsellor
- Iñaki Gabilondo – Board of Directors Secretary
Our management team has 175 years of aggregate experience in the sector
Executive Committee members:
Juan José Nieto
Manuel Roca de Togores
President’s Office – Planning and Development
President’s Office – Internal Audit and Control
Chief Operations Officer
Chief Finance and Resources Officer
Chief Commercial Officer
Human Resources Director
Director of Administration, Treasury and Auditing
Executive Committee’s Secretary