Ms. Ganyet was appointed Director of Repsol by the General Shareholders Meeting of May 11, 2018.
Education: Ms. Ganyet holds a degree in Economic Sciences and Business Administration from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. She also completed graduate studies at ESADE business school.
Experience: She specializes in corporate finance and capital markets. She began her professional career at Arthur Andersen. In 1995, she was appointed head of Investment and Management Control of the Financial, Property and Insurance Group of Caixa Holding (currently Criteria). In 1999, she led Colonial’s IPO and, in 2000, she was appointed CFO, joining its Management Committee. In January 2009, she was appointed Corporate General Manager. She is also on its ESG Committee.
In that time, she led the firm's international extension through the takeover bid for Société Foncière Lyonnaise (property company listed on the Paris Stock Exchange) and the financial restructuring of Colonial and executed several corporate transactions consolidating Colonial as one of the largest and leading pan-European office property companies.
Moreover, Ms. Ganyet has teaching experience as a lecturer in the Faculty of Business Administration of the Universitat Ramon Llull.
Other notable positions: She is currently Corporate General Manager of Inmobiliaria Colonial and is part of its Management Committee and a Board member of Société Foncière Lyonnaise. She is a member of the Management Board of the Círculo de Economía business organisation, member of the Board of Trustees of Universidad Ramon Llull, member of the Ethos Ramon Llull Ethics and Business Council, member of the ULI Barcelona Council, member of the Management Board of ESADE Alumni and member of the Barcelona Global Organisation. She has been an independent director of ICF (Instituto Catalán de Finanzas) and SegurCaixa Adeslas, and director of SIIC de Paris representing controlling shareholders. Moreover, she has won several awards throughout her professional career.
Board committees: Chair of the Nomination Committee, Chair of the Compensation Committee, and Member of the Audit and Control Committee.