Jaime Malet

Jaime Malet - Chairman


Chairman & CEO of TELAM, a cross-border financial advisory financial firm in infrastructure, IT and energy (www.telampartners.com).  Chairman of the AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IN SPAIN (AmChamSpain –www.amchamspain.com) since 2002, consistently re-elected once every three years by the members. Founded 100 years ago, in 1917, and member of Amchams’ worldwide network, AmChamSpain has around 280 member companies – large US multinationals, most of the largest Spanish corporations and SMEs from both countries - which have a combined turnover just in Spain equal to 24% of the Spanish GDP. Throughout his long term in office, Mr. Malet has re-built entirely the entity. Today AmchamSpain is not only a key actor in the US-Spain business and political relations, but also one of the leading business advocacy groups with more than 350 high level executives of member companies working pro bono in 12 different committees. AmchamSpain is a strong voice towards a more competitive, productive and international model for the Spanish economy. Chairman of the Board of Advisors of Zurich Insurance Group for Spain; Senior Advisor of CISCO Systems for Latam; Senior Advisor Grupo Consentino for USA; Senior Advisor of Indra Systems.

Mr. Malet is Member of the World Economic Forum experts network since 2012 (www.weforum.org); Member of the Board of Advisors – Consejo de Acción Empresarial - of CEOE (Spanish Employers Association); Member of the International Advisory Council of APCO Worldwide from 2009 (www.apcoworldwide.com). Member of the Board of Trustees of the Spanish-US Council from 2002 (www.spainusa.org).

Mr. Malet holds a Law Degree (JD) at the University of Barcelona Law School (1982-1987); a Master’s Degree (LL.M.) in International Law and Economics at the University of Houston Law School (1987-1989); a Master’s Degree (AGT) in Tax at ESADE business School; and a Senior Advanced Business Program (PADE) at IESE Business School (2001-2002). He started his career in Arthur Andersen.