Pérez y Cía. Group is pleased to announce that Gonzalo Pérez-Maura has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO), while Javier Ferrer Muñoz-Seca will continue in his role as Executive Chairman.

Gonzalo Pérez-Maura’s appointment as CEO reaffirms our commitment to remain a family-owned company.

Gonzalo Pérez-Maura brings 5 years of experience within the Group, having previously held positions as deputy CEO and executive vice president of commercial operations at Pérez Américas. Before joining the Group, Gonzalo had 4 years of experience in the banking sector, primarily in Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Global Corporate & Investment Banking department.

Gonzalo has been a key player in the strategic transformation of the Group. Since joining the management team, the Group has experienced significant growth, expanding its presence to over 7 countries, increasing its workforce from 450 to over 1,300 employees, and doubling its sales. This success has been achieved through the implementation of innovative strategies, including the execution of 8 inorganic operations and the development of new business lines.

“It is an honor for me to assume this new responsibility. This appointment represents a great challenge both personally and professionally, for which I feel fully prepared. I appreciate the trust placed in me and acknowledge the work done by those who came before me. In particular, I want to express my gratitude to Javier Ferrer, a key figure in both my professional development and for the Group,” comments Gonzalo Pérez-Maura.

Javier Ferrer adds, “Based on the achievements of the last 5 years, I can affirm that Gonzalo Pérez-Maura is the ideal person to assume this position. His performance is a clear testament to his skills and attitudes for this new role.”

The Group has demonstrated its adaptability by achieving a turnover of 318 million euros and an EBITDA of 44 million euros. Despite the challenges faced in 2023, the group has continued to maintain its growth strategy, diversifying its business lines and making strategic acquisitions to strengthen its global presence.

Leave a Reply