Fernando Salazar

Chairman and CEO of Cesce

Fernando Salazar is a State Commercial Technician, with a degree in Economic Sciences and Business Studies from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and a master’s in Public Administration from Syracuse University in New York. 

He has more than thirty years of professional experience in the business world. He has been:

- Chief Counsellor of the Spanish Embassies in China and Brazil
- Executive Vice President of ICEX
- Advisor on international economics to two presidents of the Spanish Government
- Consultant at the Inter-American Development Bank
- Deputy Director General of Financial Promotion of Internationalisation
- Chef de Cabinet of the Secretary of State for Tourism and Commerce
- Member of the Boards of Directors of ICEX, ICO, IVEX and Paradores

He has been the Executive President of Cesce since 2018, where he has previously been a member of the Board of Directors. He is also President of Informa D&B, a company of the Cesce Group.


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