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Miguel Sanz Castedo

Director General


General Director of the Spanish Tourism Institute (TURESPAÑA).

Graduated in Business Studies in the United Kingdom, where he also completed a Master in Latin American Politics and Economics at the London School of Economics. He has lived and worked in several countries in Europe, USA and Latin America.

His professional career in Spain has been developed in various marketing and cultural communication projects and, mainly, in the field of tourism. He has been Director of Marketing and Promotion of the public company Turismo Madrid of the Community of Madrid; Coordinator of the Tourism Area of the municipal company Promoción Madrid and, since 2016, Director of Tourism of the also municipal company Madrid Destino.

Since 2018, he has been a member of the Board of Directors of European Cities Marketing, an association that brings together management and promotional entities from more than 120 European urban destinations.
In July 2020, he was appointed General Director of the Spanish Tourism Institute – Turespaña.

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