Ms. María Segimón de Manzanos holds a masters degree in law and a degree in business administration from the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas- ICADE (Madrid), as well as a Senior Business Executive Program degree (PADE) from IESE.
Ms. María Segimón de Manzanos is a member of the Board of the Madrid Bar Association since January 2018, and has recently been appointed as member of the permanent delegation of the Spanish General Legal Council (Consejo General de la Abogacía Española) in the CCBE (the Council of Bars and European Associations) for the commissions of Corporate law and Social Responsibility with special dedication to the promotion of gender parity. Until the beginning of July 2018, she was independent board member of Axiare Patrimonio Socimi SA and chair of its remunerations committee. Up to February 2018, she has been member of the Advisory Board of CBRE in Spain, member of the board of directors and member of the executuive committee of CBRE Global Investors and General Counsel of this company for Spain and Portugal.
She has been head of the corporate legal department of Ferrovial, and member of the board of directors of the Polish listed company Budimex and of the board of directors of Habitat Inmobiliaria. She has also been corporate partner of Clifford Chance and DLA Piper in Spain, specialised in capital markets.