About Maurici Lucena
Throughout his career, Lucena has held various executive positions in both the public and private sectors. He was CEO of the Centre for Industrial Technological Development (CDTI), executive director of Systems Engineering for the Defence of Spain (ISDEFE), Board Chairman of the European Space Agency (ESA), among others, and he has also held various management positions at Banco Sabadell.
Lucena has been chairman and CEO of Aena’s Board of Directors since 16 July 2018.
Aena (Aeropuertos Españoles y Navegación Aérea) is a state trading company that manages Spanish airports and of general interest.
Aena (Aeropuertos Españoles y Navegación Aérea) is a Spanish public company that manages airports of general interest in Spain. The company, which is 51 % owned by ENAIRE public business entity, operates 46 airports and 2 heliports in Spain and participates, through its subsidiary Aena Internacional, in the management of 15 airports in Europe and America, making it the world’s leading airport operator in terms of passenger numbers.
It was created in 2010 as a state trading company, following the segregation of the airport assets of the public entity Aeropuertos Españoles y Navegación Aérea (known by its acronym AENA), under the name of Aena Aeropuertos, reverting to its long-standing name of Aena on 4 July 4 2014.