Estefanía has an extensive senior background in the fashion and leisure sectors, being involved in the launch and consolidation of iconic projects such as the theme park “Port Aventura” and the outlet villages Las Rozas Village (Madrid) and La Roca Villa (Barcelona).
Her experience as Center Director of Las Rozas Village and Leasing Director of Value Retail Spain, proves her large knowledge launching and managing luxury shopping destinations throughout Europe, in the areas of Leasing, Retail and Operations. She is also expert on store operational management, product design, and team management, due to her experience in Port Aventuraand BAT Spain.
Additionally she has worked as market ansalyst at Deusto Consultores and as business consultant at Eraginkor Consulting in charge of feasibility studies of start ups and new business projects in Biotechnology. In 1990 she was awarded The 3rd Prize for the Creation of Social Economy Companies by the Basque Government with an innovative project of Thalassotherapy.
She holds the “PDD-MBA” from the IESE Business School in Spain (University of Navarra), and the “European MBA” conducted in tree universities: Escuela Comercial de Deusto in Spain, SUP de CO de Nantes in France and Strathclyde Business School in UK. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Marine Biology and specialized in the “in-door” culture of seaweeds.
He currently runs his own retail consulting firm, M&E Fashion Retail Advisors, primarily supporting fashion companies in their internationalization process to markets such as the Gulf Countries, Russia and Latin America.