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Transportation executive

Jorge Graells Ferrandez, Spanish transportation executive. Registered professional engineer, Spain. Secretary board Spanish Association Telecomm. Users, Madrid, 1988-1992. Member New York Academy of Sciences, Planetary Society, Spanish transactions Association, Spanish Association Civil Engineers, University Politecnica Alumni Association (board directors 1991-1996), Club of Rome (Spanish chapter), Sigma Xi (associate).

Background

Ferrandez, Jorge Graells was born on June 1, 1952 in Barcelona, Spain. Son of Jorge Graells Sagrera and Maria Concepsion Ferrandez Gomez.

Education

Degree in engineering, University Politecnica, Madrid, 1975. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1977.

Career

Assistant to president Harris Bosch Aymerich S.A., Barcelona, 1975-1976. Head Research and Development Autopistas C.E.S.A., 1978-1980. Manager planning and control Covimet S.A., Buenos Aires, 1980-1984.

Director general Institute Cerda, Barcelona, 1984-1996, Environmental Resources Management Espana, Madrid & Barcelona, 1996-1999, Dromogest S.A., Barcelona, 2000. Director external concessions Autopistas C.E.S.A., since 2000. Chairman board Grupo Consessionario del Oeste S.A., Buenos Aires, since 2000.

Board directors Social Council/U. Politecnica, Barcelona, 1986-1996.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Spain.

Membership

Secretary board Spanish Association Telecomm. Users, Madrid, 1988-1992. Member New York Academy of Sciences, Planetary Society, Spanish transactions Association, Spanish Association Civil Engineers, University Politecnica Alumni Association (board directors 1991-1996), Club of Rome (Spanish chapter), Sigma Xi (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: field hockey, tennis, classical music.

Connections

Married Susana Angelica Jmelnitsky Izcovich, December 4, 1982. Children: Carolina, Patricia.

father:
Jorge Graells Sagrera

mother:
Maria Concepsion Ferrandez Gomez

spouse:
Susana Angelica Jmelnitsky Izcovich

child:
Carolina Ferrandez

child:
Patricia Ferrandez