Based in our Barcelona Office, Inmaculada has been responsible for Christie & Co in Spain since they were established in the Spanish and Portuguese Markets in 2000, being also the one that opened their offices in Spain while she was appointed as Director.
She holds almost 30 years’ experience in the Real Estate sector and more than 18 in the hotel sector. Prior to her appointment, Inmaculada was Business Development Manager and Land Director in Catalonia for the English company King Sturge. She also worked for 10 years for the Foreign Investment Division of CIDEM (now known as Acció), organisation dependent on the Catalan Government, responsible for attracting foreign investment to the region, where she was responsible the Division in charge of relations between Catalonia and Israel and, as Project Technician, intervened in multiple implementation projects of foreign companies from different industrial segments in Catalonia. In addition, she was responsible of the development of the Industrial Location Service, the first industrial land base in Catalonia.
She is member of the platform “Barcelona Global”, formed by key entrepreneurs and business leaders in the city, with the aim of acting together to promote city development. She is also a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveryors (MRICS) and in 2017 she performed an Executive Master at the Singularity University in Silicon Valley (CA).
Throughout her professional career, she has participated as speaker and/or moderator in numerous conferences specialised in the hotel sector. Currently, she is also part of the teaching staff at the International Master in Business and Public Policy in Madrid (bilingual Spanish-English), a Joint Diploma of École des Ponts Paris Tech, Menéndez Pelayo International University and the College of Civil Engineers, Channels and Ports. She regularly gives talks to Secondary and High School students as to bring them closer to the business world within the "School and Business" program.