15/10/2012

WHAT about: The future by Javier Faus

‘In the last 300 years we have lived in a Eurocentric world, and it is over’.

Law degree from the University of Barcelona, Masters in international law from Georgetown University and an MBA from ESADE, began his professional career as a lawyer in the offices of J&A Garrigues in New York and Cuatrecasas Abogados in Barcelona. In September 2011, in conjunction with British funds, buy the Hotel Arts in Barcelona. From 2001 to 2006 is its CEO and minority shareholder in Hovisa, the company that owns the hotel, which sold in 2006. From 2002 to 2006 is the Iberian Managing Partner for Patron Capital, a private equity company based in London. In 2010 he was appointed member of the board of directors of Grupo Colonial estate. He is founder of Meridia Capital, a venture capital firm, and is part of the board of FC Barcelona.