The Faculty has managers, professionals and professors from prestigious European universities , from different sectors and areas of activity with recognized professional and teaching experience, notably by:

  • Positions of responsibility in their respective companies and vocational teaching practice way to transmit to their students the best and most innovative ideas related to their disciplines.
  • Share your experiences of the day to day business with students.
  • His expertise in teaching and tutoring or learning support .
  • Be good communicators and facilitators of the educational process , debate and exchange of experience and teamwork of the participants.

Academic Senate

Dr. Lluís Jovell

 

President

Holds a PhD in Business Management from Universitat Ramón Llull (URL) and a Masters Degree in Applied Economics (Regional and Urban) from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). He received a Bachelor of Economic Science and Commerce from UB, and a Bachelor in Law from Universitat de Barcelona (UB).

Jovell is a Associate Professor at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, where he has been working since January 1992; before this, he held directive positions at various companies. At UAB he has been the sub-director at the University School for Business studies of UAB for over five years, and the founder and director of Masters Marketing, Commerce and Distribution since 1999.

Previously Jovell was the Director of ‘Citius’ program managed by UAB and Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, and a member of its Academic Commission from 2003 until 2010. He was also a member of the Academic Commission of Instituto Universitario de Postgrado in Madrid from 2005 to 2012, Member of Editorial Review Board of International Journal of Asian Business Information Management (IJABIM), and the Scientific Committee of the International Congress of Applied Economics.

He has led several research and consulting projects for the City Council of Sabadell and Barbera del Valles, the Barcelona Provincial Council and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Terrassa, among others projects. He is also the author of several informative work. His last two informative projects are: The Internal Key Factor in the Export Performance of Spanish SMEs, in Social Development and High Technologies Industries (2012) and Education and IT Higher in Strategic Role Of Tertiary Education And Technologies For Sustainable Competitive Advantage. He has prefaced the books Strategic Approaches for Human Capital Management and Development in a Turbulent Economy (2014) and International Business Strategy and Entrepreneurship: An Information Technology Perspective (2014).

Co editor of the book: Knowledge Management for Competitive Advantage during Economic Crisis (2016). Editors, Patricia Ordoñez de Pablos, University of Oviedo, Spain; Lluis Jovell Turró, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain; Robert D. Tennyson, University of Minnesota, USA; Jingyuan Zhao, University of Quebec at Montréal, Canada.

President and Founder of Advanced Higher Education-Masters College Barcelona Bussines School (Associated with the Central University of Catalonia).

Academic Senate of the Communication, Marketing and Advertising Division

Professor José Ángel Abancéns

 

President

Zaragozan of birth and Barceloneese of adoption, José Ángel Abancens Casorran is Advertising Technician (Official School of Advertising), Diploma in Markets and Sales (Business Administration School  EAE), Diploma in Business Administration (EAE), Diploma in Senior Economic Management of the Company (EAE) and Master in Business Management (EAE).

His daytoday life takes place halfway between AB Maba Advertising, an advertising agency founded by his father in 1966 and of which he is currently president, and the following institutional positions, most of them directly related to the public sector. Communication: President Advertising Business Association (Catalonia).

  • Vice-president National Federation of Advertising Companies (Spain).
  • Vocal Board of Directors National Work Promotion (Foment).
  • Vocal Board of Directors of Fepime (Catalonia).
  • Vocal Board of Directors Advertising Academy (Spain).
  • Vocal Consell Economic i Social de Barcelona.
  • Member Consell Assessor Institutional Publicitat (Generalitat de Catalunya).
  • Member of Pla Estratègic Metropolità. Barcelona 2020
  • College Founder Publicity and Public Relations College of Barcelona.
  • Member promoter Catalunya Societat Civil.
  • Jury Prizes Aster Communication Catalonia.
  • Member of Grupo Estable Opinión (Recovery of talent, economic weight of Catalonia).
  • National Communication Award 2011 – Publicity (Generalitat de Catalunya).
  • Member of Honor European Higher Council of Doctors and Doctors Honoris Causa.
  • Drac de Plata (Maximum distinction Business Association of Advertising).
  • Preward to the Path for the Promotion of Social Advertising.

 

Dra. Marta Gonzalez

 

Vice President

PhD in Communication from the University of Vigo.

Degree in communication from the Paris Communication Institute (ICP).
Diploma in Technique of Tourist Activities (TEAT), by the University of Girona.
Degree in Advertising and Public Relations from the Open University of Catalonia.

Master of Production and Voice Broadcasting Autonomous University of Barcelona and Radio Sant Feliu (Municipal Radio of Sant Feliu de Llobregat).
Master in Publishing and Publication of books by Oxford University and the Publishers Guild of Catalonia.
Master in Hotel Management and Management from the University of Vic.
Master of Protocol, Communication and Public Relations -ESERP and University of Girona.
Pedagogical Adaptation Course (CAP) equivalent in number of hours to a Master.
Master’s Degree in Institutional, State Relations and protocol by the Diplomatic School- AAEE Ministry and Cooperation and the University of Oviedo.
Master in Protocol Management, Production, Organization and Event Design.

Director of the Master of Communication and Public Relations in Organizations of the University of Barcelona
Professor of the Master of Protocol and Organization of Events of the UNED.
Professor of the Chamber of Young Entrepreneurs (ANJE) of Porto
Professor of the EAE-UPC Business School in the Masters of Project Manager and Communication.
Professor of EUNCET- UPC of Terrassa.
Tutor of more than 300 Master’s final projects.

International trainer and In company. Artex, TNT, CEVA Logistics, Bayer, Dicomo, Cinibols, PGP and Mercedes Benz.

Collaborator of Radio Santa Feliu, Radio Badalona, Radio Barberà, Radio ABC unto radio, for more than 10 years in Onda Cero Catalunya, Radio COPE Catalonia and Andorra, Radio management among others.
Doctora en Comunicación por la Universidad de Vigo

Prof. Marçal Moliné – Supervisor of the Master in Creative Advertising

He studied journalism. He has been appointed jury of the most prestigious publicity festivals including three times Jury of the Cannes Film Festival. Distinguished in the Hall of Fame of the Ibero-American Festival of advertising. He is an Honorary Member of the Spanish Academy of Advertising and the National Communication Prize of the Generalitat de Catalunya.

Author of the following books:

• The strength of advertising: know how to make good publicity, know how to manage your strength.

• Malice to sell with a brand: step by step method combining the technique of marketing with the astuteness of the masters of military strategy.

• Active communication: solid advertising.

• Creative director’s manual: (sell with rage).

 

Prof. Lourdes García – Co-coordinator of the Masters in Digital Economy

Degree in Advertising and Public Relations from the Faculty of CCC of the UAB, in 2000. Founding partner in 2001 of Sirio-Ohplan! one of the first interactive media agencies in Spain. Since 2014, year in which Sirio-Ohplan! merges with Monday Meeting, serves as the Director Partner of OHMM, 360º media agency, implementing multimedia strategies that maximize the possibilities of the digital environment.
Author of the didactic material of the subject “Online Advertising” for the UOC and consultant of the subject during 8 years.
Member of the Board of Directors of the Associació Empresarial de Publicitat.
Certified by Google in Advertising in Searches, Display, Video, Mobile, Shopping, DBM and Google Analytics.

 

Prof. Manu Sánchez Monasterio – Co-coordinator of the Postgraduate in Artificial Intelligence & Marketing

President of the “China Marketing Center” of the Marketing Club of Barcelona and Partner of HaoLeChina. Beijing Office. Founder of the ESADE China Team and Professor of Marketing at Peking University. He is also a member of the Economic Committee of the China – Spain Forum.

 

Prof. Noelia Fernández

Creative Director of Manifesto. Degree in Advertising and Public Relations from the Abad Oliva University. Postgraduate in Creativity and Advertising by Elisava. Postgraduate in Design and Communication Strategies by Elisava.

Dr. Enrique Lizaso

Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery, PhD in Medicine (Biostatistics), Engineer of Informatics, Bachelor in Mathematics, Master in Business Administration. Work experience as General Director with the focus on strategic management, marketing, branding, product development, sales, distribution. Specialist in team-building and motivation in multicultural environment. Professional experience in bank sector, insurance, parafinancial and real estate.

Dr. Gerard Martorell

PhD Consultancy projects course professor at Institut Químic de Sarrià School of Management for the joint Master in Global Entrepreneurship and Management. PhD Thesis on technology transfer. Entrepreneurship course director and professor at Escuela de Organización Industrial (EOI). Entrepreneur with 5 startups. 3 patents on biocides.

Dra. Anna Pellicelli

Professor of International Marketing at the University of Turin, Director of the Master’s of Global Marketing and Retail Management, Doctorate in Business Research from the University L. Bocconi in Milan, and Graduate degree in Marketing from the London School of Business. Currently a Marketing Consultant fro various national and international companies.

Dr. Felipe Botaya

DBA Doctorate in Business Administration, MSM / IESME. BSBA Degree, University of South Carolina, USA. He was Director of Marketing at Nutrexpa. He has extensive teaching experience; Professor of Marketing, Sales, Market Research and Communication. Author of “Marketing Funeral” 2000, Author of “kolonie WALDNER 555” 2012, Author of “FLYING EAGLE. The Diaspora Nazi after War” 2013, etc. Contributor and commentator of the radio program “Business Consortium de Tarragona” of the SER. Honorary member of MOBA, Boston, USA. Expert of “Leonardo da Vinci” Project retailers Eastern Europe, Bratislava, Slovakia. He has experience in company consulting, conferences and business coaching.

Dr. Francesc Llobet

BBA & MBA (ESADE Business School) and DEA in Information & Knowledge Society (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya). 20 years of experience in Digital Business as Entrepreneur, C-Level Executive and Consultant. CEO at Superprota.com. Collaborating Professor of Digital Business and Marketing at UOC, and Associate Professor of International Marketing at UAB-Study Abroad.

Prof. Daniel Pérez Ruiz

Degree in Advertising and Public Relations from the Faculty of CCC of the UAB, in 2000. Founding partner in 2001 of Sirio-Ohplan! one of the first interactive media agencies in Spain. Since 2014, year in which Sirio-Ohplan! merges with Monday Meeting, serves as Managing Partner of OHMM.

Prof. Onia González

Degree in Advertising and Public Relations from the University of Barcelona (ESRP). Master in Marketing and Communication Management, UOC. Communication and Content Marketing Consultant at Delorean Agency.

Academic Senate of the Business Management Division

Dr. Eleuterio Acosta

 

President

  • Phd in Business Administration (D.B.A.) I.E.S.M.E. ,A. Pontif. Peru and University of Maastrich. Law Degree, University of Barcelona.
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University of South Carolina.
  • MBA – Master in Business Administration (Institute of Superior Studies in Marketing and Business -Barcelona-).
  • Master in Marketing – Executive M.B.A. (Higher Institute of Marketing ISM-ESIC Barcelona).
  • Master in International Marketing (MIM) (Institute of Higher Studies in Marketing and Business -Barcelona-). Diploma in Superior Marketing from the Generalitat de Catalunya.
  • Practicing lawyer. Member of the ICAB (Barcelona Bar Association). Specialty: Commercial and Tax Law. Regulated Markets Attorney of the Courts. Title issued by the Minister of Justice. (General Direction of Relations with the Administration of Justice).
  • Diploma in Business Studies (Financing and Investment Section) – University of Barcelona. Diploma in Higher Management by I.C.A.D.E (University Institute of Business Administration – Universidad Pontificia Comillas de Madrid).
  • Diploma in Financial Management by E.A.D.A. (School of Senior Management and Administration -Barcelona-Diploma in Marketing Management from the Polytechnic University of Madrid.

 

  • He has completed the Permanent Training Program for Directors (P.A.D.E.) of the Polytechnic University of Madrid. Institute of Higher Studies in Marketing and Business (IESME) MMD.
  • Professional Master in Digital Marketing, DIGITAL MARKETING AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES. Diploma in Analytical Accounting and Management Control by E.A.D.A.
  • Diploma in General Accounting by E.A.D.A. Titled Agent and Insurance Broker by the Ministry of Economy and Finance (Directorate General of Insurance).
  • Tax Advisor for the Federation of Professional Associations of Tax Advisers of Catalonia (FAPAFIC).

 

  • Member of the Spanish Association of Diploma in Business Studies. Member of the Governing Board of the Club d’Economia i Finances. Full Member of the Spanish Association of Public Relations. Member of the Advertising and Public Relations College of Catalonia. Full Member of the Spanish Association of Accounting and Business Administration. Member of the International League of Representation and Commercial Agency (L.I.R.C. – Ligue Internationale de la Representation Commerciale).
  • ACCREDITATIONS: Member of the CONSEDOC (European Council of Doctors) Medal of Merit in Education as a University Professor

 

Prof. Agustí Turull

 

Vice President

Bachelor of Business Administration and Master in Business Administration and Management (Marketing specialty) at the ESADE Business Administration and Management School.
Bachelor in Business Management and Administration, Polytechnic University of Catalonia UPC.
Founding partner and CEO of AGV Global Abast, S.L. (2012).
Consultant approved by CIDEM and CCQ for the program of actions PAE, Pla d’acció empresarial, for small Catalan companies, and Pla Millora continuous PMC.
Responsible for the creation of the BIOMASA CATALUNYA Cluster “ARTEMIS Program” within the framework of the European IEE Program.
Professor of the Department of Business Economics at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.

Prof. Marçal Moliné – Supervisor of the Master in Creative Advertising

He studied journalism. He has been appointed jury of the most prestigious publicity festivals including three times Jury of the Cannes Film Festival. Distinguished in the Hall of Fame of the Ibero-American Festival of advertising. He is an Honorary Member of the Spanish Academy of Advertising and the National Communication Prize of the Generalitat de Catalunya.

Author of the following books:

• The strength of advertising: know how to make good publicity, know how to manage your strength.

• Malice to sell with a brand: step by step method combining the technique of marketing with the astuteness of the masters of military strategy.

• Active communication: solid advertising.

• Creative director’s manual: (sell with rage).

 

Prof. Lourdes García – Co-coordinator of the Masters in Digital Economy

Degree in Advertising and Public Relations from the Faculty of CCC of the UAB, in 2000. Founding partner in 2001 of Sirio-Ohplan! one of the first interactive media agencies in Spain. Since 2014, year in which Sirio-Ohplan! merges with Monday Meeting, serves as the Director Partner of OHMM, 360º media agency, implementing multimedia strategies that maximize the possibilities of the digital environment.
Author of the didactic material of the subject “Online Advertising” for the UOC and consultant of the subject during 8 years.
Member of the Board of Directors of the Associació Empresarial de Publicitat.
Certified by Google in Advertising in Searches, Display, Video, Mobile, Shopping, DBM and Google Analytics.

 

Lizaso, Enrique

Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery, PhD in Medicine (Biostatistics), Engineer of Informatics, Bachelor in Mathematics, Master in Business Administration. Work experience as General Director with the focus on strategic management, marketing, branding, product development, sales, distribution. Specialist in team-building and motivation in multicultural environment. Professional experience in bank sector, insurance, parafinancial and real estate.

Bayó, Enric

Bachelor of Industrial Organization from Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Industrial of Barcelona, ETSIIB. Currently, responsble for Innovation Management at Acc1ó, an agency of innovation and internalization of the Catalan Government, arising from the merging of CIDEM and COPCA

López, Manuel

Master’s in Integrated Logistics with professional experience in the field of training and consulting in integrated logistics since 2001 in ILI Logística Integral. Area Coordinator Training, ILI LOGISTICA INTERNACIONAL (creator of the nonprofit association) by the ZAL and the Port de Barcelona, dedicated to training and consulting logistics for public administrators and extensive experience in administration and management in logistics when responsible for Warehouses and Transportation, in S.G.E.L., S.A., and others.

Galí, Josep Ma.

Ph.D. in Management Sciences, BBA and Master in Business Administration (MBA), ESADE. Associate professor of Marketing Department, ESADE, Founding Partner and General Director of Axis Consultants S.A., Barcelona with over 350 projects on business strategy for enterprises of diverse sectors (tourism, consumption, services, retail and public administration).

Sánchez, Manu

President of the “China Marketing Center” of the Marketing Club of Barcelona and Partner of HaoLeChina. Beijing office. Founder of ESADE China Team and Professor of Marketing at the University of Beijing. Also a member of the Economic Forum Committee of China for Spain.

Sala, Lluís

Economist from Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona (UAB). MBA from l’Stafford University. Customs Agent at DGAA E II. International Freight Forwarder at DGT “Generalitat de Cataluña”. Sala is currently the manager and owner of a company of International Transportation and Customs Formalities, S i D – Sala i Dosaigues, s.l. . Since 2003, he collaborates with UAB, as a professor of various Masters and Postgraduate Courses in the Postgraduate School at Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona.

Morata, Pau

Bachelor of Arts in Geography from University of Barcelona. Degree in Information Sciences from Autonomous University of Barcelona. Associate Professor of the MBA Program in Hospitality Management of EUTDH-UAB. Associate Professor of the subjects of the EUT CETA-UDG. Professor and consultant for Tourism Marketing, Local Economics and Business, and a degree in Tourism of the UOC (campus in Catalan and Spanish languages).

 Martorell, Gerard

PhD Consultancy projects course professor at Institut Químic de Sarrià School of Management for the joint Master in Global Entrepreneurship and Management. PhD Thesis on technology transfer. Entrepreneurship course director and professor at Escuela de Organización Industrial (EOI). Entrepreneur with 5 startups. 3 patents on biocides

Antón, Custodi

Bachelor of Economics, University of Barcelona. Graduated in Management Control, (ESADE) Barcelona. Graduated in Cash Management, /Instituto de Empresa), Madrid. Master in Business Administration (MBA), Instituto de Empresa, Madrid. Manager with international experience in the areas of Finance, Planning, Business Management and Management Control in the Automotive sector in multinational companies such as Ford, BMW Ibérica, Volvo, Lexus and Toyota in Madrid. In the health sector, as Deputy Manager of the University Hospital of Bellvitge of Barcelona. In the telecommunications sector, as Assistant Director General of Telecommunications Center i Information Technology (CTTI) in Barcelona. Consultant-adviser in the Consell de l’Audiovisual de Catalunya (CAC). Professor of Business Plan Development in the Superior Program of Business Management of the Automotive Industry, in Instituto de Empresa in Madrid. Since 2006 collaborates with the UAB as a teacher in different masters and postgraduate courses at the Graduate School of the University of Barcelona.

Pellicelli, Anna 

 Professor of International Marketing at the University of Turin, Director of the Master’s of Global Marketing and Retail Management, Doctorate in Business Research from the University L. Bocconi in Milan, and Graduate degree in Marketing from the London School of Business. Currently a Marketing Consultant fro various national and international companies.

Sisti, Marco

Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of Milan, where he is currently working in marketing and sales management. Professor of Marketing at SDA Bocconi School of Management (Universidad Bocconi en Milán) and the LUM University of the Mediterranean (in Casamassima – Bari). Senior consultant in the fields of B2B and B2C, in particular: sales management, customer satisfaction, loyalty management, and management of sales networks in the sectors of health, telecommunications, industrial manufacturing, automotive, and fashion.

Oller, Xantal

Doctorate and Executive MBA from IESE. Engineer. Vice President of Purchasing and Supply Chain for EMEAR (Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Russia) Region, in addition to owning global corporations concerned with chemical and mineral products on CHEP and The Lincoln Electric Co. since 2002. Currently now working in the complex market associated with a multi-site and multi-distribution environment since 2011 and collaborating with the Autonomous University of Barcelona as a professor in various master’s programs.

Botaya, Felipe

DBA Doctorate in Business Administration, MSM / IESME. BSBA Degree, University of South Carolina, USA. He was Director of Marketing at Nutrexpa. He has extensive teaching experience; Professor of Marketing, Sales, Market Research and Communication. Author of “Marketing Funeral” 2000, Author of “kolonie WALDNER 555” 2012, Author of “FLYING EAGLE. The Diaspora Nazi after War” 2013, etc. Contributor and commentator of the radio program “Business Consortium de Tarragona” of the SER. Honorary member of MOBA, Boston, USA. Expert of “Leonardo da Vinci” Project retailers Eastern Europe, Bratislava, Slovakia. He has experience in company consulting, conferences and business coaching.

Aznar, Josep Lluís

Bachelor of Law from Universidad de Barcelona. Lawyer specialized in Contracts and International Negotiation, consultant of Trade and International Marketing in businesses. Advisor/ Promoter of the Program PIPE ( ICEX –ACC1Ó–Chambers of Commerce). Professor and Lecturer in Masters and Postgraduate Courses in different universities and Business Schools in Spain and abroad.

Sartorio, Josep Ma.

Bachelor of Science in Economics from Universidad de Barcelona. Chartered Accountant. Studied law at the University of Barcelona. Experience as auditor in Arthur Andersen, Hispano Olivetti, MTR & Asociados. Manager professor in the Graduate Studies Program Pmasters of Autonomous University of Barcelona (2009-2013), with specialization in the financial area of the company.Financial Management in Kenogard S.A, the Japanese group Sumitomo Chemical Company Managing Director and CEO of the company currently.

Pirojkova, Tamara

Currently Tamara is the Marketing Director at the Leading Brands of Spain Association. She has solid professional experience in the areas of Marketing, PR and Communications, in jointventures and in multinational companies, both in Spain and Russia. She’s developed and implemented in-company training courses for sales and marketing departments in different areas during her career (health & nutrition, crisis communication, effective presentations, etc.). She’s contributed to promote a number of business projects of the Spanish companies in the Russian market.

Charles, Jean-Philippe

Graduated from the Solvay Business School (Brussels – Belgium). Passionate about cultural differences with more than 15 years in the field of intercultural training. He has taught intercultural training in 8 countries (Spain, France, Germany, Italy, Romania, United Kingdom, Sweden and Belgium) to students from more than 90 countries. The companies include Endesa, Iberdrola, Ferrovial, Mango, Deutsche Bank, Citigroup, Solvay, La Caixa, Hewlett-Packard, BASF, Roche, Henkel, Almirall, Lucta, Layetana, Quintiles, Parexel International, Indra, Foster Wheeler, Tecnatom, Gefco, Hospital del Mar Barcelona, Red Cross, Intermon Oxfam … He has also taught Intercultural Management classes at UAB, IQS, EAE, TBS, ESEC and ESEI in Bachelor, Master, MBA and Executive MBA programs. Previously, he held marketing and management positions in multinational companies in 3 countries (Belgium, France and Spain).

Llobet, Francesc

BBA & MBA (ESADE Business School) and DEA in Information & Knowledge Society (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya). 20 years of experience in Digital Business as Entrepreneur, C-Level Executive and Consultant. CEO at Superprota.com. Collaborating Professor of Digital Business and Marketing at UOC, and Associate Professor of International Marketing at UAB-Study Abroad.

Karandikar, Sudhanshu

Professional in Internationalization and Business Development with extensive experience managing business lines in sectors such as Energy, Banking, Consulting and above all, Opening and Managing new markets and internationalization. Senior Industrial Training Engineer and MBAs in Asia. He has led teams with a global vision of business – creating, motivating and fostering collaboration between different companies, sometimes in complex situations, achieving results and shared successes. Director of PwC and COPCA has advised Spanish companies in their internationalization successes. Multilingual in English-Spanish-Hindi-Marathi.

Fernández, Noelia

Creative Director of Manifesto. Degree in Advertising and Public Relations from the Abad Oliva University. Postgraduate in Creativity and Advertising by Elisava. Postgraduate in Design and Communication Strategies by Elisava.

Pérez, Daniel

Degree in Advertising and Public Relations from the Faculty of CCC of the UAB, in 2000. Founding partner in 2001 of Sirio-Ohplan! one of the first interactive media agencies in Spain. Since 2014, year in which Sirio-Ohplan! merges with Monday Meeting, serves as Managing Partner of OHMM.

González, Onia

Degree in Advertising and Public Relations from the University of Barcelona (ESRP). Master in Marketing and Communication Management, UOC. Communication and Content Marketing Consultant at Delorean Agency.