CONGRESS | SPEAKERS 2019

Fresh ideas to answer the industry’s most burning questions

The experience and knowledge of industry leaders will meet up at RB Congress. This is the place where all retail and branding players are invited to join the conversation about the new industry’s opportunities and challenges. Come to RBEWC 2020 and discuss what’s next in retail.

Speakers in figures

Origin

Sector

Position

Speakers 2019

Josep Ametller

Founder
Casa Ametller

Javier Bach Kutschruetter

COO
Puig

Javier Beltrán de Miguel

CEO
CG Capital Europe

Sandeep Bhanote

Co- Founder & CEO
Radius8, Inc

Luis Buceta

Chief Investment Officer
Banco Alcalá

Jonathan Chippindale

CEO
Holition

Rodrigo Cipriani

Managing Director, SOUTH EUROPE
Alibaba Group

Fuencisla Clemares

General Manager
Google Iberia

Pascal Clouzard

General Manager
Carrefour France

Mark Cornell

CEO
Ambassador Theatre Group

Florent Courau

Head of European Operations
JD.com

Alex Cruz

Chairman & CEO
British Airways

José Luis Durán

CEO
Value Retail

Fernando Echegaray del Pozo

CEO
ADP International

Enrique Fernández Aisa

CEO
M.video - Eldorado retail group

Bárbara Fernández Ochoa

Manager of trade
Pernord Ricard

Elena Foguet

Business Director
Value Retail Spain

Michael Forhez

Global Managing Director
Oracle

Luigi Frison

industry marketing director, retail store automation, datalogic

María Garrido

Chief Insights & Analytics Officer
Havas Group

Scott Galloway

Founder
L2 GARTNER

David Hernández

CEO
Pangea

Miguel Ángel Hernández

B&A Global Marketing Director
Ingenio Group

Albin Johansson

CEO
Axel Arigato

Rebecca Jones

Head of partnerships
Appear here

Jordi García Mercader

CEO
Via Emilia

Angelo Manaresi

Prof. Marketing & management
University of Bologna

Pau Molinas

Chief Business Officer & Partner
Gestoos

Sacha Michaud

Co-founder
Glovo

Christian Meyer

CEO & Founder
Bexfy

Bernard Meunier

CEO Europe, Middle East, North Africa
Nestlé Purina PetCare

Paulo Miguel Pereira da Silva

President & CEO
Renova

Mar Morosse

Adjunct Professor of Art History
Baruch College

Javier Fernández Andrino

International Marketing & Luxury Director
El Corte Inglés

Vipul Parekh

Co-Founder
Bigbasket.com / Angel Investor

Henry Rourke

Director
Hop Lun

Sebastian Picardo

Investor & Advisor
Novus Ventures

José Luis Nueno

Professor of Marketing
IESE Business School

Xavier Orriols

Advisor, Former Senior VP Pepsico Europe & Africa
Idialia Foods, Ecoembes, AECOC

Andrea Scotti

Founder & CEO
Freeda Media

John Ryan

Stores Editor
Newstores, Retail Week, VMSD & MindMag

Alfonso Rodés

Deputy CEO
Havas Group

Bernd H. Schmitt

Professor of Marketing
Columbia University

Joaquim de Toca Andreu

President and CEO Spain & Portugal
MUJI

Fabrizio Stroppa

CEO
Coccinelle

Luis Sans

President
Santa Eulalia

Lisa Wright

Manager Director, PBA LPP &
President, SpringWright

Trevor Sumner

CEO
Perch Interactive

Eva Vila

Co-Founder
WeEQUAL

Luca Solca

Managing Director, Luxury Goods
Sanford C. Bernstein Schweiz

Pelle Sommansson

Chief Data & Analytics Officer, INGKA, PROUDLY REPRESENTNG IKEA

Borja Borrero

Executive Creative Director EMEA & LatAm
Interbrand

Adam Levene

Founder
Hero

Alberto Candiani

CEO
Candiani

Alejandra Mardones Toro

CEO España
Grupo Alto

Farzad Sani

EMEA Strategy Lead, Google Cloud
Google

Cornelius Patt

CEO
zooplus.com

Eddie Mullon

Founder
Fashion GPS / Launchmetrics

Edward Westenberg

Retail Industry Leader
Cisco

Jeffrey Stewart

Managing Director
GPO Fund

Giulio Bonazzi

Chairman and CEO
Aquafil Spa

Harriet Vocking

Chief Brand Officer
Eco - Age

Javier Figar Lacalle

Global Direct to Consumer Senior Director
Pepe Jeans

Lance Patterson

Chief Executive Officer
Perfumers 1870

José Manuel Fernández Bosch

Partner
Arthur D. Little

Juan Roca Mendenhall

Former General Manager & Director
Falabella Perú

Juvencio Maeztu

Global CFO & Deputy CEO
Ingka, proudly representing IKEA

Narcís Roura

General Manager
Pepsico South Europe

Magda Espuga

CEO
KISS Retail Management Consulting

Marco De Vries

CEO
OpenBravo

Michael Kuchment

Co-founder & Vice-president
Hoff

Rafael Juan Fernández

CEO
Dulcesol

Olga Kotsur

Founder & CEO
Mercaux

Pier Paolo Righi

CEO & President
Karl Lagerfeld

Pierre Brunschwig

Owner
Brunschwig & CIE

Todd Hooper

Senior Vice President Office Network
Correos

Rebecca McClellan

Head of European consumer and retail analyst
Banco Santander

Rebecca Verano Luri

General Manager
Reckitt Benckiser Iberia Health

Sebastián Fernández De Lara

Partner
Hamilton Retail

Andreas von Pongràcz

Vice President
Visual Art Group

Guus Buckelandt

CEO
Grosso Moda

Alberto Caceres

CEO
Trison

Mario dell Oglio

Owner
Dell’Oglio

Ellison Seth

CEO
Levi's Strauss Europe

Juan Carlos Escribano

CEO
El Palacio del Hierro

David Falk

CEO
Motobuykers

Jose Maria Folache

CEO
Parfois

Iñigo Gallo

Professor
IESE Business School

Oisin Lunny

Professor of UX Driven Business
Barcelona Technology School

José Ojeda

COO
Lyst

Angels Solans

Food Solutions Director
Unilever Iberia

OUR EXPERTS

2019 Steering Committee

CHAIRMAN: José Luís Nueno
Marketing Professor, IESE Business School

Javier Bach
COO, Puig Beauty and Fashion Group

Tony Ball
British Television Executive

José María Bonmatí
General Manager, AECOC

Luís Buceta
Chief Investment Officer, Banco de Alcalá

Fuencisla Clemares

General Manager, Google Iberia

Eva Vila
Co-Founder, WeEQUAL

Henry Rourke
Director, Hop Lun

Juan Carlos Grijelmo
CEO, Paguro

Jose María Folache
CEO, Parfois

Joaquim De Toca Andreu
President and CEO Spain & Portugal, Muji

Mar Morosse
Sales Associate, Sotheby’s International Realty

Julio Díaz Feijó
Founder, Vilacaiz

Enrique Fernández
CEO, M.video-Eldorado Retail Group

Elena Foguet
Business Director Spain, Value Retail

Jordi García Mercader
CEO, Via Emilia & Viacom Global

Angelo Maranesi
Prof. Marketing & Management,
University Of Bologna

Juvencio Maeztu
CEO and CFO, Ingka Holding BV

David Falk
CEO, Motobuykers

Bernard Meunier
CEO Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Nestlé Purina PetCare

Sebastian Picardo
Investor & advisor, Novus Ventures

Alfonso Rodés
Deputy CEO, Havas Group

Lisa Wright
Manager Director, PBA LPP & President, SpringWright

Featured report

The future of retail

Is the high street dead? Is Starbucks about to be beaten in China? Will the retail experience of the future be completely human-free? The Future of Retail special report, published in The Times and produced by Raconteur in collaboration with RBEWC, explores the newest trends and technologies shaping the industry.

Read the report

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