SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE WINE LAND 2021
JOSÉ LUIS BENÍTEZ
General Director of Spanish Wine Federation
José Luís Benítez is the general director of Spanish Wine Federation since 2017.
Previously, since 2008 was the secretary and general director of Grupo Rioja, main winery association of the region. Agricultural engineer, Universidad Politécnica from Madrid, and PDG, IESE Business School, Benitez has a large experience managing wine and hop business, what started as a technic director on Sociedad de Fomento del Lúpulo, ending as a general director.
In 1999 took part on the wine sector in Grupo Faustino as a Marqués de Vitoria general director, and two years later (2001) were called Bodegas Bretón General Director, in La Rioja.