Senior Vice President Business Development & Innovation
Niurka Sancho is Senior Vice President Business Development & Innovation of Cepsa Química, an international leader in the production of raw materials such as LAB and cumene, and second world producer of phenol and acetone. Cepsa´s petrochemicals activity is highly integrated with its refining activity.
Ms. Sancho assumed her position in 2015. Among her current responsibilities in Cepsa Química are Business Development, Strategy, M&A, Research and Technical Assistance to customers.
Over his 20 years career in the petrochemical industry, she has served as process engineer and unit production manager at Cepsa’s LAB site in San Roque, Spain. She has also been responsible of Business Development and Strategic Planning in Cepsa Química, leading several investment and M&A projects.
She holds a Master’s Degree in Industrial Engineering – specialization in Chemicals from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and a PDD from IESE Business School, Madrid.