Margarita De Cos Blanco

Current/ previous positions: Chair GSW Spain, Board member WWF Spain



Spain Chair of the Global Summit of Women, since 2013 and member of its International Planning Committee (IPC). Board member of WWF Spain (World Wildlife Fund) since June 2018, after some years serving as Head of its Major Donors Program. Previously she worked in the private sector, being member of the Board of Directors of several Spanish companies, and held different executive positions such as CEO of Rainsoft SL (IT&Software development), Director and General Manager of Fábrica Española de Confecciones, S.A. (manufacture of military uniforms), Manager of energy developments in FECSA (electrical company of Catalonia), Manager of corporate and foreign investment in Bufete Soler Padró (Law offices) and Managing Director of INAC, S.A (Clinical laboratory firm).

Ms de Cos is “Licenciada” in Political Sciences by Universidad Complutense, Madrid (Spain) and Master in Economics (M.A.) by Carleton University, Ottawa (Canada). She is member of the International Women’s Forum (IWF), and of the Asociación Española de Directivos (AED)

Ms de Cos was born in León, Spain (1951), is married and has 2 children and 5 grandchildren.