Manuel Conthe is President of the Advisory Board of Expansion. Independent Arbitrator. He has been a Chairman of the Spanish Securities and Exchanges Commissions (CNMV), Chairman of the 2006 Spanish Corporate Governance Code and Vice-President for the World Bank. He studied law at the Autonomous University of Madrid, and he has taken courses in economics at Complutense University of Madrid. He has been Of Counsel at Bird & Bird and he has held various positions in the public sector, including Secretary of Treasury in Spain.