Secretary General of the Bilbao Bizkaia Design & Creativity Council (BiDC)
Juan Diego has a Law degree from Deusto University, specialising in Economics, and a Diploma in European Studies from the Robert Schuman University in Strasbourg. His professional career is mainly linked to public policy development. He has worked in the Basque Government’s Departments of Education, Presidency and European Affairs.
As the Manager and Director of Strategy for the Basque Public Broadcasting Group (EITB), he set up its first digital headquarters. Today he is the Director-General of Beaz, the Bizkaia Regional Government entity for developing innovative business projects in this area. Juan Diego is also the Secretary General of the Bilbao Bizkaia Design & Creativity Council, an organisation promoting the creativity and design industries as factors for the economic and international growth of Bilbao and Bizkaia.