This executive with an entrepreneurial spirit managed to quickly connect powerful companies, along with the Port of Barcelona, the Generalitat and the City Council so that the competition came to Barcelona
Currently, vice president of America’s Cup Events Barcelona (ACE Barcelona), she is part of the organization of the event with the challenge of turning the international competition into a reference for the future like the Games were.
Barcelona will live within a year one of the great world sporting events such as the Copa América sailing, a competition that goes far beyond sport and is already causing an impact in Barcelona with the landing of all the teams that will compete in one year. And the person who has managed to make the presence of the Copa América in Barcelona a reality is Aurora Catà, a ‘top’ executive with a good nose for attracting large projects that have a positive impact on Barcelona and that constitute wealth for the city and the country.
Under his presidency at Barcelona Global, managed to bring together private companies and the support of public and private institutions so that this event once again puts Barcelona at the center of the sporting world as the Barcelona ’92 Olympic Games were at the time.
At the moment, vice president of America’s Cup Events Barcelona (ACE Barcelona), is part of the organization of the event with the challenge of turning the international competition into a reference for the future as the Games were at the time.
Executive with an entrepreneurial spirit
This executive with an entrepreneurial spirit goes all out in all the projects she gets involved in. and her contribution, first to achieve the Barcelona headquarters, and then its promotion, make her one of the most important figures for the growth and development of the Barcelona and Catalan economy.
A woman who catalyzes Barcelona’s economic activity in all areas, now including sports. The board, with an extensive professional curriculum, from the board of Banc Sabadell or Repsol, to the management of TVE in Catalonia to the leadership of the ‘head-hunters’ firm, Seeliger & Conde; He assures that one of his greatest achievements is having achieved consensus among the great economic powers of the city to attract and win the 37th Copa América which is already a reality in Barcelona waiting for the competitive regattas next year.
Effective negotiator Catà managed to capture this event in two and a half months thanks to “great teamwork”, he recently explained to our colleague from El Periódico, Cristina Buesa. “Barcelona has done things well, with the alignment of society and administrations and the Olympic spirit,” explained Catá, a more than authoritative voice in this great event that is coming, comparable in follow-up to a World Cup and the Olympic Games.
An event with a vision of the future
The opportunity to achieve this 37th Copa América was too great to miss. And she achieved it in record time. Without a doubt, a recognition from the Woman Sport awards that is more than deserved.
If this Catalan entrepreneur has something, it is her ability to mobilize all economic and political agents. when the interest is common, to create wealth for the city and leave a legacy with great events such as the Copa América.
In his fight to attract the competition and the main person in charge, the CEO of the Emirates New Zealand team, Grant Dalton, managed to quickly connect powerful companies, next to the Port of Barcelona, the Generalitat and the City Hall. Today the 37th Copa América is already a reality.