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Physician, Specialist in General and Digestive System Surgery and conference speaker.

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Physician, Specialist in General and Digestive System Surgery.

 
A practising surgeon for 26 years.
 
Fellow in Surgery of Harvard University Medical School.
 
Member of the New York Academy of Sciences.
 
Member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
 
Highest honours for communication and human relations from New York's Dale Carnegie Institute.
 
Trained in the field of Human Intelligence with Dr. Howard Gardner and Dr. David Perkins at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
 
Trained in Mind Body Medicine and Positive Psychology at the Harvard Mind Body Institute.
 
Trained in Negotiation at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard Law School.
 
Trained in Psychological Aspects of Leadership at the Levinson Institute, Boston.
 
Master's in Hospital Management from the IESE.
 
Certificate in Coaching for Leadership and Professional Development from the Tavistock Institute in London.
 
International Diploma in Advanced Medical Sophrology Studies.
 
Master's in Humanities from Francisco de Vitoria University.
 
Certificate in Ericksonian Clinical Hypnosis from the Erikson Institute, Phoenix, Arizona.
 
ITP from the IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland.
 
Certificate of Proficiency in English from Cambridge University.
 
Member of the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on New Models of Leadership 2011.
 
Trained as a teacher at the international level at the IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland, and a former visiting lecturer at the Global Leadership Centre at INSEAD Fontainebleau, Paris. Invited by the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, and Pythagoras University in São Paulo. Visiting lecturer on the International IMBA Programme at the Instituto de Empresa. Visiting lecturer at the Berklee College of Music.
 
Lecturer in leadership, communication, coaching, creativity and stress management at the Garrigues European Centre of Studies and Business Training, at the Instituto de Empresa, at Euroforum Escorial and the UFV.
 
Guest speaker at the World High Performance Forum, alongside Fred McWire, Daniel Goleman, Ram Charan, Sir Ken Robinson and Peter Senge.
 
Guest speaker at Expomanagement 2009 alongside George Kolrieser, Rudolph Giuliani, Felipe González, José Maria Aznar, Kenishi Ohmae, Paul Shoemaker, Bill George, Andreas Knutsen and Fabio Capello.
 
Guest speaker at Expomanagement 2011 alongside Tony Blair, Daniel Goleman, Juan Enriquez, Tal Ben-Shahar, Susan Greenfield, Gary Hamel, Charlene Li and Sir Terry Leahy.
 
Guest speaker at El Ser Creativo (‘The Creative Being’) Convention of Brilliant Minds in 2010 and 2011.
 
Guest speaker at La Ciudad de las Ideas (‘City of Ideas’), held in Puebla, México in 2011 alongside such fellow speakers as Robert Sapolsky, Robert Kurzban, David M Buss, Dan Gilbert, Salman Khan, Mark Spitz, Oliver Stone and Paul Krugman.
 
Guest speaker at the International Human Development Forum with Sir Ken Robinson and Peter Senge in 2010.
 
Guest keynote speaker at the European Forum of Young CEOs in 2011.
 
Winner of the 2012 award for "Best Health Communicator" from the ASEDEF (Spanish Association of Pharmaceutical Law).
 
Guest lecturer in 2012 at the CEIBS University in Shanghai and the European Chamber of Commerce of China.
 
Guest lecturer in 2012 at the Institute of Global Management Program, Seoul, South Korea.
 
Guest lecturer in 2012 at GLOBIS University, Tokyo, Japan.
 
Participant at the Summit of the Global Agenda 2012 organised by the World Economic Forum in Abu Dhabi.
 
Author of the books " Madera de Líder /Eagerness of a Leader", published by Empresa Activa and now in its third edition; "Living is a Matter of Urgency", published by Aguilar, now in its ninth edition; and "Reinventing Yourself: a fresh new opportunity" published by  Plataforma Editorial, now in its twenty-first edition and translated into twelve languages.
 
In November 2011 he released his latest book: "NOW ME: The answer is in your hands", published by Plataforma Editorial and now in its 5th edition.
 
He currently delivers conference addresses and courses in Leadership, Communication, Creativity and Stress Management nationally and internationally for numerous universities, companies and institutions.