Mr. Francisco de Bergia González

Private Sector

Director of Public Affairs of Telefónica S.A.

Began his professional career with Meliá Group as Meliá Club General Manager and Finance Deputy Manager of Meliá Hotels. Has been Marketing Vice-Chairman of DEFEX, Director Partner of APAX PARTNERS, Executive Vice-Chairman and C.E.O. of Cabitel (Telefónica Group), Institutional Relations General Manager of Telefónica de España, Member of the Board of Antena 3 TV and Cabitel, and Executive Vice-Chairman of Telefónica Foundation.

Nowadays, is Member of the Board of AMPER, ADO, Spanish Paralympic Committee and Rey Juan Carlos University. Patron of Residencia de Estudiantes, Reina Sofía Superior Music School, Príncipe Felipe Science Museum Comunidad Valenciana Foundation, Telefónica Foundation and Elcano Foundation. Member of the Patronage of COTEC (on behalf of Telefónica, S.A.), Treasurer of Spanish Foundations Association and Vice-Chairman of Latin-American Foundations Confederation.