Joan Hortala in Arau
|Joan Hortala in Arau|
|Occupation||President, Barcelona Stock Exchange|
Born in 1942, he speaks English, French and German and is a professor at the School of Commerce.
When he was 24, he won the chair of Economic Theory at the University of Barcelona. He has been alderman-minister of municipal services of Barcelona City Council (between 1979 and 1980), member of Parliament of Catalonia (1980 to 1992), a member of the joint committees State Government of Transfers and Valuations (1980 to 1984) and Minister of Industry and Energy of the Catalan government from 1984 to 1987.
He is a graduate in law and economics and a doctor in economics from the University of Barcelona and the London School of Economics.
- Barcelona Exchange: Annual Report. Barcelona Stock Exchange.
- President of the Barcelona Stock Exchange: Joan Hortala in Arau. Fomento Magazine.