Javier Pérez Fortea will be the new Chief Executive Officer of the infrastructure concessions firm owned by Fomento de Construcciones y Contratas (FCC) and Bankia. Juan Bejar will remain as President or Chairman of the board of Directors of the company.
Javier Pérez Fortea has a Civil Engineering degree from the University of Evansville in Indiana (USA) and a MBA postgraduate degree from the London Business School.
Globalvia announced last week it had successfully completed a capital raising process to meet the requirements of its current portfolio and to facilitate future investments with the addition of a commitment of €150 million to a convertible instrument from Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited (USS). PGGM and OPTrust have signed an agreement by which they commit to provide €100 million each, in addition to the €400 million initially committed to in 2011.