Santiago Garcia Milà

Port of Barcelona

Deputy Director General

Master’s degree in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Barcelona and two postgraduate studies: Marketing Strategy (ESADE) and General Management (IESE).

Prior to his appointment with the Port of Barcelona, he worked for twenty years with different private companies in the international marketing area.

He is currently Deputy General Manager of the Port of Barcelona; immediate Past President of the International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH); member of the Executive Committee of the European Sea Ports Organisation, ESPO since 2008; Founder and involved since 1998 in Intermed (North-West Mediterranean Ports Association -Genoa, Marseille, and Barcelona); President of PortIC, the Barcelona’s Port Community System; Chief Executive Officer of tmZ, Zaragoza Inland Terminal; Associate lecturer in International Marketing at the University of Barcelona and was named economist of the year 2017 of the College of Economists of Catalunya.

Prior to his current responsibilities at the ESPO, he was ESPO Chairman from 2012 to 2016, Chairman of the ESPO Intermodal and Logistics Committee from 2008 to 2012, and Chairman of the Port Governance Committee from 2016 to 2020.

Prior to his current responsibilities at the IAPH, he was IAPH President from 2015 to 2021.

Sessions With Santiago Garcia Milà

Monday, 16 May