Carlos Ruiz Mateos
SENIOR DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS SPAIN AND PORTUGAL
Head of LLYC’s Public Affairs area for Spain and Portugal, Carlos coordinates a team of more than 40 intelligence and advocacy consultants in Madrid, Barcelona and Lisbon, forming the largest public affairs team in the Iberian Peninsula.
With 20 years of experience in public affairs, institutional relations and communications, he has advised dozens of organizations in their relations with the Government and Parliament, assessing the impact of political decisions on their business and reputation. Carlos specializes in highly regulated sectors such as food, climate agenda, distribution and consumer affairs. In recent years he combines his work at LLYC with teaching lobbying and electoral analysis at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Universidad Camilo José Cela, among others.
Lover of travel, family and friends, animals and good wine.