Organization

Organization

The Free Zone of Santa Cruz de Tenerife is a Public Business Entity dependent on the General Administration of the Spanish State, Ministry of Finance. It is administered by a consortium that represents all territorial administrations, as well as private institutions competent in the field of economic development of the island of Tenerife.

The Presidency is exercised by the President of the Port Authority of Santa Cruz de Tenerife and the Vice-Presidency is the responsibility of the Special Delegate of the State in the Free Zone, with direct hierarchical dependence of the Ministry of Finance and Public Administration, who in turn exercises the functions Of the Presidency of the Executive Committee.

The main collegiate management bodies of the Consortium are the Plenary and the Executive Committee, whose composition is the following:

Plenary

It is the highest Consortium management body composed of all the members as listed below:

Presidency,
exercised by the Santa Cruz de Tenerife Port Authority President
Mr. Ricardo Melchior Navarro
Vice-Presidency, exercised by the Special Delegate of the Minister of Finance and Public Administration Mr.Gustavo González de Vega
A representative from the Canary Islands Ministry of Economy and Finance, Tax Authority Directorate
Mrs. Cristina María Hernández Carnicer
Santa Cruz de Tenerife Port Authority representatives Mr. José Rafael Díaz HernándezD. José Bastida Mesa
Tenerife Island Council representatives Mr. Carlos Alonso Rodríguez

Mr. Alberto Bernabé Teja

Mr. Juan Carlos Pérez Frías

Santa Cruz de Tenerife City Council representatives Mr. José Carlos Acha Domínguez

Mr.Juan Alfonso Cabello Mesa

Granadilla de Abona City Council representatives Mr. Jacobo Iván Pérez Cabrera

Mrs. Eudita Mendoza Navarro

Santa Cruz de Tenerife Regional Customs and Special Taxes Headquarters Mrs. Carolina Pose Afonso
Representative of the Official Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Navigation of Santa Cruz de Tenerife Mr. Santiago Sesé Alonso
Representative of the Confederation of Businesses from Santa Cruz de Tenerife Mr.Jesús Francisco Gómez Méndez
Representative appointed by the Board of Directors of “Sociedad de Fomento e Inversiones de Tenerife”. Mr. Vicente Dorta Antequera
Secretariat, held by the State Defense Mrs. Mª Belén Núñez-García Bada

Executive Committee

Performs common functions as well as those delegated by the Consortium plenary, and is set up as follows:

Special Delegate of the Minister of Finance and Public Administration acting as President of the Executive Committee Mr.Gustavo González de Vega
Santa Cruz de Tenerife Regional Customs and Special Taxes Headquarters Mrs. Carolina Pose Afonso
Members elected by the Plenary of the Consortium:
A representative of the Port Authority of Santa Cruz de Tenerife Mr. José Bastida Mesa
A representative of the Tenerife Island Council Mr. Vicente Dorta Antequera
A representative of the Santa Cruz de Tenerife City Council Mr. Juan Alfonso Cabello Mesa
A representative of the Granadilla de Abona City Council Secretariat, held by the State Defense Mrs. Mª Belén Núñez-García Bada.