On 8 and 9 May, the 20th Anniversary of ADEFAM, Association for the Development of Family Businesses in Madrid, was celebrated.
The first day was attended by more than 200 people, among them Clemente González Soler, President of ALIBERICO, who enjoyed a private guided tour and dinner at the Prado Museum with Javier Fernández-Lasquetty, Minister of Economy, Finance and Employment of the Community of Madrid.
The following day, the 20th Anniversary Ceremony of the Family Business Association of Madrid, ADEFAM, took place at the Santander Auditorium. An emotive event that highlighted the Association’s achievements and activity over the last twenty years.
Victoria Plantalamor, current president of ADEFAM, led the opening ceremony, which was also attended by the mayor of Madrid, José Luis Martínez Almeida and the president of IEF, Andrés Sendagorta.
The conference, hosted by Ana Samboal, the prestigious journalist who is already a regular at this type of event, interviewed, among other personalities, Pelayo de la Mata, Marqués de Vargas and president of Grupo Vinícola Marqués de Vargas.
ADEFAM also wished to commemorate the former presidents of the Association for the fundamental and strategic role they have played for the Association and, in particular, recognised and highlighted the work of Clemente González Soler as president of the Association for more than 5 years.
The closing ceremony was led by Victoria Plantalamor and Javier Fernández-Lasquetty, in which they gave an interesting reflection on the current situation and the economic outlook for the region.