Miguel Fuentes

Executive Assistant

Academic background in Business Administration and MBA, specialising in international trade and client-oriented roles. As the Executive Assistant, Miguel supports Rafael Funes in all of the functions that he performs.

Born and raised in A Coruña, Miguel Fuentes started his professional career in a small meat production industry, and was responsible for a variety of duties, which allowed him to gain insight into how the world of business works. He specialised in logistics and sales, while managing his own client portfolio.

His adventurous mindset and desire to discover other places led him to obtain a scholarship at the “Chamber of Commerce, A Coruña” to start a new position as Foreign Trade Assistant in the “Spanish Chamber of Commerce in the UK”. Miguel was in charge of providing internationalisation and promoting services to companies who were interested in setting up in the UK. His duties included organising trade missions, participating in trade shows, database management, market research and representing the Chamber at a variety of events.

Miguel graduated in Business Administration and Management from the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC), obtaining an Erasmus+ scholarship in Katowice, Poland. After finishing his university career and before completing an MBA at IFFE Business School he volunteered for two months in Dakar, Senegal.

He is the Executive Assistant at LOVIS, where he supports the Executive Chairman in all of the functions that he performs. Included within these are creating reports, organising agenda, business trips, emails, meetings, among other organisational tasks. Miguel is also the point of contact between the Presidency and the other areas, providing solutions to their different requests. Miguel supports each area and ensures that all work is done in a timely manner.Miguel loves to travel, he is a football and basketball player and a loyal fan of his local football team, Deportivo de La Coruña.