Additionally, the Executive Committee was informed of the appointment of JAVIER FERNANDEZ GONZALEZ as Head of Corporate Communication at MAPFRE, replacing María Echanove. Javier will report directly to Eva Piera Rojo, Group Chief External Relations Officer. Javier joined MAPFRE in 2014 as Assistant Manager for External Communication and currently holds this position. He has a degree in Information Science, with a major in Economic Information, from the Complutense University of Madrid.

This appointment will come into effect on January 1, 2019.