I am Rubén Garrido Camps, BSc in Computer Science & Executive MBA.Currently I am the Software Development Manager at Grupo Godó, the first Spanish communication holding company. I love technology and I am a team work enthusiast. I am in love with my family, my wife and my two little children. I really like travelling and I am a football and running fan.
I am the Software Development Manager at Grupo Godó, and my main task is to lead the corporate development team, with a 360 degree vision and managing all the projects requested to the IT department, and leading a technical team of 15 engineers. Our team is responsible for the evolution and continuous improvement of all corporate applications, providing technical support to all channels and business areas of the different companies and media channels of Grupo Godó.
Created in 1998, Grupo Godó de Comunicación S.A. is the first Spanish communication holding, owner of different channels and media, absolute leaders in Spain, such as the newspaper La Vanguardia (founded in 1881), Mundo Deportivo (which has its first publication dated 1906), RAC1, RAC105, and so many others, and whose main objective is to be the absolute leader in the audiovisual market, leading businesses in the world of radio, television, written and digital press, advertising management, etc.
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