The board of directors has appointed Antonio Gómez Ciria as an independent director via the co-option procedure, with effect from January 1 next. Antonio Gómez Ciria replaces Rafael Márquez Osorio, who is stepping down from his duties having served the maximum term in office set down in the board’s statutes.

Antonio Gómez Ciria holds a degree in Economics and Business Sciences and another in Pure Mathematics from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, and also received an Executive MBA from IESE. Antonio has held numerous management positions in both FCC and InverCaixa and was previously president of the Institute of Accountants and Auditors.