Meet our team
Iberian MICE Forums was established in January 2011 by two enthusiastic Tourism professionals, each of them coming from a different but complementary sector: Ana Candel, previously Owner of a Destination Management Company based in the Balearic Islands, and Andrés Merino, formerly Director of Sales & Marketing for different luxury hotels and Hotel Groups. Both have been working in the Meetings and Events Industry for more than 15 years.

Result of those years’ experience, is a deep knowledge of the market and the very needs and preferences required by MICE professionals when it comes time to attending a Forum or networking event.

Along 2014, a young but experienced team joined the company to help us grow and reach our objective to become an essential partner for the development of your MICE business.

In 2019 a new stage begins with Andrés Merino at the head of the company alone.

Andrés Merino

Andrés Merino

Founder & Managing Director ANDRÉS M. Diploma in Tourism, I post graduated in Business Administration covering also legal training.

My multidisciplinary background, interest for international issues and dynamic character leads me to enter the tourism sector.

From the outset, I specialize in MICE, first as group coordinator in a DMC, and devote the last eight years to Sales and Marketing for the hotel industry, highlighting my performance as Director of Sales since the opening of the luxury Blau Porto Petro Resort on Mallorca, my last position being corporate Director of M&I for Iberostar Hotels & Resorts.
Our Team

Our Team

Nicole Rodríguez Andrew
You only live once!

Begoña Méndez
I like to make the most out of life!

Elena García

Everyday we have the opportunity to give the best of us! 

Lorena Prato
All things are working for your good!

Camelia Taposán
The only way to do great work, is to love what you do

IMF Girona, November 2019 - Luxury Edition Girona, 4 - 6 November 2019

  • 40 European Luxury M&E buyers / 40-45 Iberian high-end MICE suppliers
  • 25 pre-scheduled appointments
  • Presentation of M&E solutions Partners
  • 3 days of exclusive networking activities and discovery of the host destination

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