MR CARLOS LÓPEZ BLANCO
Director of International Office,
Blanco, born in Valladolid in 1959, trained as a lawyer at Valladolid
University, obtained an A.D. at the IESE Business School, and is a State Lawyer.
During the years
1984 to 1989 he worked as State Lawyer for the Spanish Administration in the
Ministries of Education, Justice, and Economy.
In 1989 Mr López
Blanco moved to the private sector where he was appointed Secretary to the Board
of Directors and General Counsel of Construcciones Aeronáuticas, S.A. (CASA). In
1992 was appointed for the same position in IBM España and from 1995 to 2001 he
worked as General Counsel and General Secretary of Airtel, which later became
From 2002 to
2004 he held the post of Secretary of State for Telecommunications and
Information Society in the Spanish Government.
From 2004 to
2007 he was the Chairman of Enter, Centre for the Analysis of the Information
Society and Telecommunications of Instituto de Empresa Business School, and a
member of the Board of Directors of Ericsson España and Ydilo Advanced Voice
Solutions, as well as member of the Advisory Board of INDRA.
On July 2007 Mr
López Blanco was appointed Director of the International Office of Telefónica,