José María Cantero

José Mª Cantero

Currently José María serves as Member of the Board and Chairman of the remuneration and appointments committee at NH hotel group.

Prior to GP Capital, Jose Maria was partner of Iberis Capital, an investment company investing in southern Europe with a core focus on small and mid-cap opportunities.

Between July 2008 and August 2015 Jose María held different positions of responsibility in the Mutua Madrileña group, first as Commercial and Marketing Director until May 2011 and afterwards as Deputy General Manager, having also held the position of Director in SegurCaixa Adeslas (from July 2011) and Director of Mutuaactivos Inversions (from July 2013).

Between August 2003 and June 2008 Mr Jose María was Marketing and Clients Director of the Amena/Orange group in Spain.

Previously, from 1994 to 2003, Jose María worked in Procter & Gamble España where he held various positions in the marketing department: Assistant Brand Manager, Brand Manager, and his last position was as Business Team Leader of the Fabric Care division for Spain and Portugal.

Jose María is Graduate in Law and Economics and Administration and Company Management from the Pontificia Comillas University (ICADE E-3) and graduate of the Advance Management Program (PADE) of the Instituto de Estudios Superiores de la Empresa (IESE).