Partner of SalesBrain, the first Neuromarketing agency in the world. NeuroStrategy partner and CEO. Spain Local Chair of the global Neuromarketing Science & Business Association (NMSBA). Pionner in #Neuromarketing with over 30 years of marketing, sales, and top management experience, Antonio's passion is to understand and predict clients and consumer behaviour as well as to develop people’s skills in neuromarketing and neurostrategy. Antonio has held during 21 years senior management positions in US companies like General Motors, Electronic Data Systems and Siebel Systems. He has worked around the world. Since 2003 Neuromarketing speaker, researcher, Professor and entrepreneur. He is Professor of Neuromarketing and Neurostrategy at EEN, ISG and UNIBE and also in a Masters program offered by the Barcelona School of Management (UPF University). He holds a PhD in Germanic philology.With over 30 years of global marketing, sales, and top management experience, Antonio’s passion is to understand and predict clients and consumer behavior as well as to develop people’s skills in neuromarketing. He has been managing and working in several neurostrategy and neuromarketing projects around the world including government and private sectors like automotive, fragrances, IT, pharma, healthcare, communication, PTT, food, packaging, fish, banking and insurance. Antonio has held senior management positions in US publicly traded companies like General Motors, Electronic Data Systems and Siebel Systems. He is born in Barcelona (Spain). He is fluent in five languages. Antonio is a visionary who can motivate a team while managing complex projects and earning the confidence of all his customers. Leadership is one of his strongest qualities. He was awarded with the “International Salesman of the year for Outstanding Sales Performance” EDS Award for a strategic and multimillion $ deal for Barcelona 92 Olympics. 10 years on the President’s Club in EDS, SSA ans Siebel Systems. He is also a successful entrepreneur. Antonio is a partner of SalesBrain and CEO of NeuroStrategy. He is the science and academic director of the NeuroStrategy - SalesBrain Master in Neuromarketing and Neurostrategy offered by 3 Business Schools already in 3 countries: EEN Business School (Madrid – Spain), UNIBE Business School (Santo Domingo - Dominican Republic) and ISG Business School (Lisbon). He is also professor in a Master of Science in IT offered by the Barcelona School of Management (UPF University- Barcelona- Spain). He holds a PhD in Germanic philology.
Eminent in Psychiatry and Psychology Health
Javier Fiz Perez Ph.D., Psychotherapist and Professor of Psychology at the European University of Rome, where he cooperates also as Delegate for International Research Development. He is Co-Director of the Laboratory of Applied Business and Health (Organizational Psychology); graduated in Philosophy, Psychology and Social Bioethics, obtaining specialization in Executive Business Administration (EMBA) after his PhD. He is a Member of the Advisory Board of the Academic Senate of the Accademia Tiberina. Professor Fiz Perez is Coordinator of the Scientific Committee of The International School of Economics and Ethics (Italy) and collaborates with the International Academy for Economic and Social Development (AISES), for which he has been Vice President for Spain and Latin America. He is a Scientific Research Director for the European Institute of Positive Psychology in Madrid (IEPP) and also a Member of the Scientific Committee of the International Institute Jacques Maritain. He is a Member of several Committees of Scientific Journals and Director of the International Network for Social and Integrated Development (INSID). Professor Fiz Perez has more than 150 national and international pubblications. He is Chief Editor of “Sviluppo Integrale” (Persiani Editori Bologna) and also collaborates with ALETEIA. SAS as Director of the International Scientific Committee, actually being International Director for Development in Italy, Spain and Latin America for SoEI - UK (Society of Emotional Intelligence - UK)
He is the author of eight best-selling business books, including Liquid Thinking, Liquid Leadership, How to Change Absolutely Anything, How to Think Like Sir Alex Ferguson, The Five STEPS to a Winning Mindset and The Barcelona Way: Unlocking the DNA of a Winning Culture
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Developmental Psychology and Human Resources. Delegate for International Research Development
Dr Pilar Galiana Abal is a French-educated clinical psychologist with a respecialization in forensic neuropsychology. Her research in psychology is multidisciplinary and marked by her former training as a linguist specializing in Asian languages and as a social anthropologist. Dr Galiana Abal’s main research focuses on 1) the therapeutic processes emanating from devotional ritual performance, 2) the emergence of religious experiences and hyperreligious psychotic-like episodes secondary to acquired brain injuries, and 3) the culturally-related psychotherapeutic processes in diverse populations. Dr Galiana Abal works as an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Ottawa University (USA) where she has recently designed a Bachelor of Science in Applied Psychology with an emphasis in Criminal Psychology. As a psychotherapist, Dr Galiana Abal has experience working with clients of culturally diverse backgrounds and with members of the LGBTQI community, with a particular emphasis in supporting clients with transgender identities during the sex reassignment process. She also worked as a psychotherapist in private practice and rehabilitation facilities with traumatic brain injury survivors. She has created a psychotherapy method (“Narrative Expressive Therapy”) that combines art-therapy, narrative therapy and psychodrama that has proven efficient in terms of enhancing acquired executive function, working memory and autobiographical memory deficits. Dr Galiana Abal has also worked as a forensic psychologist in numerous cases involving violent crime, assessing offenders and victims.