iesMed team

Roderick Egal

Rodérick Egal

General Manager

He has been Director of Communications at MAIF in France, General Manager at Atlantis Seguros in Spain, and Regional Director at Crédit Coopératif. He has also directed projects within the areas of job placement and social housing.

Alfredo Vela

Director for Spain and Alliances

He was founding president of the Confederación de Asociaciones de Vecinos de Catalunya and has helped create various entities (cooperatives and mutual societies) and is ex-director of Atlantis Seguros.

Jordi Panal

Jordi Panal

Financial and Real Estate Director

He has been financial director for various institutions (insurance and real estate industries) and an organisation and management consultant. He has also taken part in social housing development projects.

Anael Le Bihan

Head of Development

Since 2015, she works in the international cooperation field in the Mediterranean, through project building and project management, mainly funded by European programs. On a personal level, her humanitarian missions, notably in Argentina, consolidated her will to work in the core of socio-economic issues.

Eva Alcantara Ferrer

Supervisor - Clusters and territorial ecosystems

With more than ten years of experience in the design, management and evaluation of projects, notably in the field of public policies (employement and local development) in Catalonia, as well as proven expertise in international cooperation and sociology, she is now in charge of the catalan strategy of the cooperative.

Sonia Ben Yahia

Director of progRESS

Following her career in the private sector (pub, com, edition), she joins iesMed as the director of progRESS Tunisia. Sonia campaigned locally at La Marsa (Tunis) with “Marsa Change” and on the national level, being a founding member of the citizen movement “Mouatinoun”, carrying values such as equal rights and social justice.

Sofia Farhat

Head of Communications

Also a writer, translator and geopolitical analyst, Sofia is closely linked to the Mediterranean area, both through her origins (Greece, Lebanon) and her academic background. She is now in charge of the written productions of the cooperative as well as its corporate image.