Board of trustees

Carmen Reviriego

President

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Carmen Reviriego has been for more than 20 years advisor of great heritages. In 2007, she founded Callia Art, company – with international presence – dedicated to promoting the link between art collecting and social commitment, project which is recognized nationally for its contribution to business innovation. Reviriego was also recognized by IE, ESADE and the Spanish Business Women Association as one of the most relevant business women from the country.

President of Callia Foundation, promoter of the Ibero-American Awards of Patronage, a social initiative that congregates the main business and institutional leaders from Ibero-America around a social commitment with art.

Also, she is member of the Cultural Committee of the Queen Sofia Spanish Institute and FORBES magazine columnist, with whom she publishes regularly.

Carmen Reviriego is the author of three reference books in informative and university fields: ““La Suerte de Dar” (“The Luck of Giving”), “El laberinto del arte” (“The laberynth of art”) and “De viaje por la ruta del arte” (“A journey around the route of art”).

Amadeo Petitbò

Secretary of the Board

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Professor of Applied Economics at the Complutense University of Madrid, vice president of the Spanish Association of Foundations and former director of the Rafael del Pino Foundation. He has been granted among others with the Grand Cross of the Order of Civil Merit.

Amadeo Petitbò has a degree in Political, Economic and Commercial Sciences from the University of Barcelona. Doctor in Economics Sciences from the Autonomous University of Barcelona, adjunct professor numerary in 1983 and since 1986 he is professor of Applied Economics at the University of Barcelona.

He has been researcher at The London School of Economics and visiting professor at the Universities of Warwick, Perpignan, Pavia and Barcelona. During the years 1989 to 1990 he was director of the Department of Political Economy, Public Finance and Tax Law of the University of Barcelona.

In 1999 he entered as academic at the Royal Academy of Doctors and was named Economist of Merit by the College of Economists of Catalonia. Expert on issues related to foundations, the law and the economy of markets and competition.

Isaac Cerdeira

Partner and Managing Director of Callia Art

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Executive with over 30 years of experience in the field of Consulting and Information Technology, his career has mainly been developed internationally in top Consulting firms.

He is Engineer from the École Supérieure d´Informatique of Paris, MA in Information Technology Management from Instituto de Directivos de Empresa de Madrid and PADE by IESE Business School – University of Navarra.

Patrons

  • José Ernesto Fuentes. CEO Citi Private Bank Latin America.
  • Desirée Bollier. Value Retail´s Chair and Chief Merchant. Patron of the Royal Academy of Arts, London.
  • Boris Barboni. Bulgari Managing Director Spain, Portugal, Andorra.
  • Luis Trigo. Chairman of the Foundation "El Secreto de la Filantropía".
  • Ingrid Yrivarren. Global Chairman of VIVA en el Mundo.
  • Mariano Menéndez. Chairman of FORBES LATAM.
  • Charo Izquierdo. Director of Fashion in Spain. Vicechairman of Save the Children.