ESADE Alumni

Ginés Alarcón - ESADE

Ginés Alarcón                       

SMART STADIUMS         

Ginés Alarcón is Industrial Engineer by the UPC – Universidad Politecnica de Catalunya). He is the President of Nae Comunicacions and Member of the Board of Directors at Cercle d’Economía. Moreover, he combines his professional activity with the presidency of Digital Business & ICT ESADE Alumni Club, he is member of the consulting board of Barcelona City Council’s Human Environment Department and member of the executive board of CETEMMSA Technology Center. In addition, Ginés Alarcón is Advisor of the Industrial Engineering, Telecommunications and Informatics Professional Colleges, as well as Advisor of the Industrial Commission at Barcelona’s Chamber of Commerce.

Xavier Busquets - ESADE

Xavier Busquets                       

TALENT ID 

Xavier Busquets Head Professor at ESADE’s Operations, Innovation and Data Sciences Department. Director of the Digital Business Master and Head Professor at URL. Previously, he had developed consulting and executive activities at Telefónica, Retevisión, Hewlett Packard and Siebel Systems. He has an extensive consulting and executive teaching experience.

Jordi Escalé - ESADE

Jordi Escalé                       

DATA DRIVEN STRATEGIES

Jordi Escale is an advisor in Gartner with more than 25 years of experience in IT management, strategic marketing, CEO and corporate management positions.. Having strong business orientation and great energy level, he wants to be defined as transformational leader.

Jordi graduated on BA & MBA in ESADE, Information Systems Management in the University of Minnesota and  PDG in IESE. His professional career includes management positions in ESADE, Marketing and eCommerce in Telefonica, Innovation and Marketing Director in Infojobs and CIO of the Government of Catalonia, where he achieved outstanding results. He has been awarded as European CIO of the year 2016.

He is associate professor in ESADE and frequent speaker at professional conferences. 

Alberto Delgado - ESADE

Alberto Delgado                       

MOBILE FIRST   

Alberto is gratuated in General Management (PDG) from IESE and Senior Executive Program from ESADE. He's Master in Information Systems Management from the ICT, Telecommunications Engineering certificate from the UPC, and a graduated in Innovative Management y Corporate Entrepreneurship from Babson College (Boston). 

Alberto has more than 25 years of experience in the ICT sector as a Director, Consultant and Analyst. He is currently Director of SEIDOR DIGITAL Consulting. For eleven years he was head of Penteo as General Director. He left the company to set up a new project at Uanou, a consultancy specialising in digital transformation. He is visiting lecturer at ESADE where he co-directs the “Digitalízate” programme. He wrote the book “Digitalízate” published by “Libros de Cabecera” and several other top-selling books in Europe and Latin America on Internet database technologies.

Sara Pastor - ESADE

 

Sara Pastor                       

ICT: NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN SPORT   

Sara has over 12 years of experience in technology, e-commerce and digital advertising with a special focus in the travel and entertainment industry. Before joining Adara, Sara worked at LivingSocial. First in Europe where she helped to build the Escapes platform from scratch, led the international team, and successfully started their Media Platform for Europe. She then moved to the US to led the Destinations team and manage Global Strategic Accounts.

Sara started her career at Cisco System as an elected member of the EMEA Graduate Programme in Amsterdam and later on she joined the Barcelona MidMarket team. She continued her international endeavour working at ASAP Worldwide (projects in Oman and Maldives), and then worked for Travelzoo as Sales Manager in Spain. 

Sara is graduated from ESADE Business School with a Bachelor and MBA including an exchange program at University of Florida, Warrington College. Sara is member of Barcelona Global, Barcelona Tech City, Mujeres de Impacto (a Ship2B network of women mentors/investors on social impact projects), and board member of the Digital Club of ESADE Alumni."