Last Friday our interior designer Monica Ferrero attended the Marbella Luxury Forum.
Under the title “City, luxury and tourism: a continuous evolution” The first Marbella Luxury Forum was held at the Goya Theater in Puerto Banús in Marbella.
The program was very tight, the speakers of the most varied:
CARLOS DIEZ DE LA LASTRA
CEO at Les Roches Marbella – Les Roches Marbella Global Hospitality Education
Director of CAC Málaga, Contemporary Art Center of Malaga. Director of MAD Antequera, Art Museum of the Diputación de Málaga
JOSE LUIS CAÑAVATE TORIBIO
President Scientific Committee of the City Foundation
Graduated in the Universities of Granada, Amsterdam, Camilo Jose Cela of Madrid, Miguel Hernández of Elche and UDIMA.
JOSÉ ANTONIO GRANERO RAMÍREZ
Architect. Founding partner of CGR Arquitectos and Parallel 39 Ideas and Projects.
It develops its professional activity in the different areas of Architecture and Urban Project
ANGEL ACHA FANJUL
Managing Director of Añoreta Golf, Vice-President Spanish Association of Golf Courses (Patronal del Golf at National level). Technical Architect, University of Granada
PABLO MANSILLA GARCÍA
Degree in Economics and Business Studies from the University of Málaga. Economist and Accounts Auditor
Counselor of the Public Company of the Costa del Sol ACOSOL
JOSEFA GARCIA MESTANZA
Deputy Dean of Practices, Business Cooperation and Students of the Faculty of Tourism of the UMA
BERNARD FAY VIOTA
Global President of UHY, Co-President and Co-Managing Partner of UHY Fay & Co
Senior manager of UHY Fay & Co in Spain, responsible for the fiscal area of the firm.
Franco Pianegonda was born in Padua. He graduated as an electronic engineer and soon became a businessman with the brand that bears his surname PIANEGONDA.
With just 21 years Manuel Linares founded KIBO, a technology consultancy which is currently developing projects for recognized national and international companies.
He started his own business in 1999, then formed CompliTime in 2001 with Robert Greubel, together, they created the company Greubel Forsey in 2004. The manufacture produces exceptional watches, appreciated by collectors around the world
He began CORE-MAS after a career of more than 17 years in the development of high technology products, project management and commercial management
LUIS MARÍA MARÍN GALVEZ
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of IOWA, a Specialist in Business Management and Foreign Trade from ETEA
JUAN DEL RIO NIETO
Economist at Richmond University -United Kingdom, MBA at Luigi Bocconi University -Italy and graduate in entrepreneurship from the University of Cambridge -United Kingdom.
With all these presentations we were able to know more about luxury, exclusivity, how to apply it in the tourism sector, what a luxury customer is looking for and even talk about entrepreneurship.
It was definitely a great day!
Monica Ferrero, interior designer at