Carlos has 18 years of experience in the telecom industry, where he has performed at CEO and top executive level.
He was the CEO of Euskaltel and member of the Executive Committee of Retevision, Amena and Auna, in Spain. After that, he joined Telecom Italia, where he was CEO on Latin American Nautilus Group in the Americas, Chairman of the Board of Mediterranean Nautilus Group, CEO of Telecom Italia France and Intercall in France, CEO of Hansenet in Germany, Director of Domestic Consumer Market and Director of Domestic Customer Operations, both in Italy.
He has an extensive top management experience in all telco fields, either as start-ups or as consolidated entities with intensive use of HR, from retail to wholesale, from fix to mobile, from consumer to business, including wireless, broadband, internet, tv, contents, cable, fiber optics and web developments and applications. He has also important experience in launching new projects in the virtual mobile arena in Brazil, Spain and Italy.
Before his experience in telecom he started his career in General Electric Group, and then he worked for the Basque Government in Spain where he served as Vice-Minister of Finance, among other positions. He also worked for Coopers and Lybrand, as Director of Strategic Projects.
Carlos holds a degree in Economics and Business Administration from University of Deusto.