15 jun 2018
Awards "Dirigentes 2018"

JUAN ROSELL PRESIDED THE AWARDS CEREMONY OF THE 31ST EDITION OF THE "PREMIOS DIRIGENTES 2018" (MANAGEMENT AWARDS 2018)

The president of CEOE, Juan Rosell, presided the Awards Ceremony of the "Premios Dirigentes 2018", which celebrate their 31st edition this year, and that acknowledge the importance of our country’s business fabric.

At the ceremony, Juan Rosell stressed the significance of these awards that reward the best economic and business practices of the past year. In his speech, the President of CEOE highlighted that “the winners truly deserved it" and added that, at Grupo Dirigentes, “they explain things, those that are well done and those that are not so well done, in a constructive way”. He also had special words for the 10% of companies that disappeared during the crisis and congratulated the teams: "Leaders without teams are nothing," he said. 

Juan Rosell at Awards Ceremony of the "Premios Dirigentes 2018"
Juan Rosell at Awards Ceremony of the "Premios Dirigentes 2018"

Meanwhile, the President of Grupo Dirigentes, Victorio Merino, explained that this is “an award for a job well done, an acknowledgement that has a very special meaning due to the difficulties experienced due to the crisis”. Merino also highlighted before the group of participating businessmen that “"the future belongs to the daring, the brave, the optimists".

Among the twelve winners there are personalities and companies from all areas of the Spanish business world. Juan Pedro Moreno, president of Accenture for Spain, Portugal and Israel, received the award for Leader of the Year, while Banco Santander received the award for Company of the Year.