EDUARD NAVARR0 - CEO
Eduard Navarro is the founder and CEO of Net de Gerrers. He a global investor and a recognized urbanist, who is dedicated to the principles of developing cities, which are open to people of every background and are designed to maximize their collective human capital potential. Prior to Net de Gerrers, Eduard founded a development company in Atlanta and New York that pursued large master planned developments. In this capacity, he achieved complex re-zonings based upon the principles of sustainable and environmentally friendly urban projects. Eduard was affiliated subsequently with EMAAR Properties, the leading property developer in the Middle East. In Saudi Arabia, EMAAR was responsible for planning master-planned communities, and Eduard was tasked with the development of ten square kilometer property adjacent to Norman Foster’s new high-speed rail station in the Gulf’s largest planned city, KAEC. A native of Valencia, Eduard grew-up in the United States. He completed his undergraduate studies Summa Cum Laude at Georgia Tech in Atlanta and L‘Ecol d’Architecture de la Villette en Paris. Later, at Columbia University in the City of New York, with Bernard Tschumi as Dean, Eduard studied both urbanism and finance. He graduated with a Masters of Architecture and Masters of Real Estate with a focus on finance.
Regina de Miguel - Director Legal & Compliance
Regina has supervisory and managerial oversight responsibility for NdG’s legal and compliance department, she also coordinates the firm’s divestments. Regina has twenty years of Legal and Human Resource experience and has held executive positions with Spanish construction companies. She has a Law degree; a Masters degree in Business Legal Advice; and a Masters degree in Urban Planning from the University of Valencia. She also holds a post-graduate degree in Human Resources from the IESE Business School of the University of Navarra.
Sergio Vera Sanz - Director Corporate Finance
Sergio is the firm’s corporate financial director and oversees all fiscal reporting and accounting matters for NdG’s invested companies as well as the firm’s various investment funds. He is also responsible for the management of the firm’s treasury and banking operations. Sergio holds an executive MBA from the CEU Cardenal Herrera University as well as a Masters in Auditing Accounts. He has been awarded several international auditing titles, including NIAS and IFRS. He has extensive experience in international auditing with both domestic and multinational companies. Prior to NdG, Sergio worked as a financial manager for a multinational company from its headquarters in the United States.
INVESTMENT & ASSET MANAGEMENT
Ignacio Jiménez de Laiglesia - SENIOR DIRECTOR REAL ESTATE
Ignacio has over 30 years experience in the real estate sector directing different firms as well as his own strategic real estate consulting firm. Ignacio is licensed in law and holds Post-Graduate degrees in Business from IESE (University of Navarra) and Real Estate Management from Harvard University.
Joan Ibañez - DIRECTOR REAL ESTATE
Joan has over twenty years of experience in real estate project management. He has served as an investment project analyst at INMOBILIARIA JINMENEZ DE LAIGLESIA, and was the Coordinator of the Real Estate Development Management Program for seven terms at the Catholic University of Valencia. Subsequently, Joan was a Managing Director at ENSANCHE URBANO, an urban developer of the province of Castelló, which owns important land assets in the northern area of the Province. His studies include: Corporate Finance at INEDE; real estate at IESE (University of Navarra); and urban law at the Center for Financial Studies (CEF). In addition, he is a member of the Royal Institution Of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS)
Development Services & Infrastructures
INVESTMENT & ASSET MANAGEMENT
Juan Horno - Director Construction & Infrastructure
Juan has an extensive track record as a contractor in multiple countries, working primarily in the development of roads, railways, and housing amongst others. He has served in various operations and construction supervisory roles in both domestic and foreign markets. He managed a construction portfolio as CEO with projects totalling €300M in one year.
Fernando Pijoan - Director Development & Infrastructure
Fernando is responsible for managing the Infrastructures team, and brings to the firm executive experience in real estate development, project management, financial services, as well as travel and tourism. Fernando has an extensive operational background in: business development; market research and entry analysis; project identification and assessment; and financial modeling. During the course of his career, he has been involved in projects in a variety of global markets to include: Western Europe (Spain and the United Kingdom); Central and Eastern Europe (Czech Republic, Hungary, Bulgaria, and Romania); Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Chile, and Argentina); North Africa (Morocco).
Venture & Growth Capital
INVESTMENTS & MARKET STRATEGIES
Zaloa Quevedo - Director Ventures
Experienced financial advisor with a demonstrated international history of working in the Financial Services industry. Skilled in M&A, Business Planning, Management, Corporate Finance and Negotiation. Strong professional with an MBA from IESE Business School. Previously with KPMG, Altium Capital, Merrill Lynch & Iberostar hotels and resorts
Ben Thomas - Director Ventures
Ben is responsible for evaluating, acquiring, and developing ventures and growth projects. He brings to the firm a proven track record of depth-charging brand and digital marketing strategies for a variety of businesses to include: B2B and B2C startups as well as venture capital-funded businesses. As a marketing and startup leader for the past ten years, he has worked closely with the founders of large VC incubator firms, media agencies, and multiple startups to implement best practices for go-to- market and growth marketing initiatives.
enrique lucas - investor relations
Enrique is the founder and former CEO of BETA CAPITAL (1987) and NORDKAPP INVERSIONES (2003), which are listed on the Spanish Securities Exchange. He also founded and currently chairs EDICIONES PLAZA S.L. a digital media publisher which is currently the leading source of business news for the state of Valencia. He is a member of the Institute of Financial Analysts and the Valencian Business Association (AVE). Enrique holds a Bachelor ́s in Economics from the University of Valencia.