INESCOP elects new Governing Board

Published:  25 July, 2014

INESCOP, the Footwear Technological Institute, renews half of the positions on its Governing Board every four years. In the General Assembly meeting held at the end of June, four new board members were elected to join the Governing Board for the next period. 

In the half-year meeting of INESCOP’s Governing Board held on July 22, these new board members took up their positions as well as those that had been re-elected.

The 4 new board members are:

  • Alejandro Ribelles Kipp, from Adhesivos Insoco. (Alicante)
  • Luis M. de la Morena Azaña, from Calzados Luisetti (Huecas, Toledo)
  • Sebastián Blanco Bonete, from Calzados Magnanni (Almansa)
  • Juan Miguel Gisbert Menor, from Calzados Mendivil (Villena)

Additionally, Antonio Porta, from UNISA EUROPA, who was already a member in the Governing Board, was elected to replace Juan Perán, who gave up the position of Vice-president after 10 years of office.

INESCOP board meeting

Furthermore, two new scientific board members were appointed:

  • Francisco Más Verdú, Department of Economics, Polytechnic University of Valencia.
  • Timoteo de la Fuente García, DG Enterprise and Industry. European Commission (Brussels)

Finally, José Mª Amat, from Calzados MAGRIT, who had been INESCOP’s President since 2002, was re-elected for a further term.