We are delighted to welcome Christian Morales, Vice President and General Manager EMEA of Intel, to join our discussion on TTIP at the 12th European Business Summit.
The session also includes Commissioner for Trade, Karel De Gucht, US Ambassador to the EU, Anthony L. Gardner, Luisa Santos, Director for International Relations and Tim Bennett, Director-General of the Trans-Atlantic Business Council.
Christian Morales is an Intel vice president and general manager of Intel Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He is responsible for Intel product sales and marketing in the EMEA region.
Morales has held senior international management roles in sales, channel operations and general management. He brings extensive experience in marketing and building brand awareness for new product segments, as well as a strong background in expanding and driving Intel's business into new and emerging markets.
Prior to this role, Morales was Intel's vice president of the Sales and Marketing Group and co-general manager of Asia Pacific responsible for implementing Intel's strategies in Asia. He was also responsible for championing Intel's worldwide emerging markets strategy.
Before that, he was general manager of Latin America and was instrumental in helping to establish a new regional headquarters and expand the company's regional presence throughout the continent. He joined the company in 1980 in Paris as an Intel field sales engineer and in 1983 became director for Spain and Portugal, and then moved back to Paris in senior positions to manage Western Europe channels and OEMs.
He has been based in Paris, Madrid, Sao Paulo and Hong Kong.
Morales graduated with an electrical engineering degree from the Electricity, Mechanics and Electronics Engineering School in Paris. In 1990, he completed the Young Managers Program in the MBA program at INSEAD.
For more information on Mr Morales or Intel, please visit: http://www.intel.eu/content/www/eu/en/homepage.html