Ignacio Javier del Río SáezManager
Ignacio holds an MSc in Computer Engineering from the Technical University of Madrid, and he has completed several postgraduate programs in Port Management and Maritime Transport. He also has completed the Port Management MBA imparted by Puertos del Estado.
He has also completed Accounting and Finances studies in IESE.
He is currently leading the ICT Area at OIM and he is Director of Eurogate Group Terminals, OIM’s participated company specialized on the management of maritime passenger terminal services, with over 300.000 passengers and 35.000 vehicles per year.
He has been Manager of the ICT Division at Melilla’s Port Authority for the last 10 years. Over this years he has improve the productivity of the departments of the company with the development of new software for the company, like new ERPS modules, Accounting programs and specific software for Business Intelligence.
He has been apointed as CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) fat Melilla´s Port Authority, deploying secure business and communication practices, identifying security objectives and metrics, ensuring that the company is in regulatory compliance with the law and enforcing adherence to security practices.
He has been member of the Trade Facilitation, Customs and Security Committee at the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) as formal member of the Spanish Delegation. This Organisation is the principal interface between European seaports and the European institutions and its policy makers.
In the last ten years Ignacio has developed his professional career in the port industry, getting senior skills in information technologies, security and protection and management.Back