Prior to GP Capital, Jose Maria was partner of Iberis Capital, an investment company investing in southern Europe with a core focus on small and mid-cap opportunities.
Jose María was a founding partner and managing partner of Results Mazimizer (execution and implementation consultant for marketing, sales and communication projects) and of Enubes (digital marketing company).
Between July 2008 and August 2015 Jose María held different positions of responsibility in the Mutua Madrileña group, first as Commercial and Marketing Manager until May 2011 and afterwards as Assistant General Manager, having also held the position of Director in SegurCaixa Adeslas (from July 2011) and Director of Mutuaactivos Inversions (from July 2013).
Between August 2003 and June 2008 Mr Jose María Cantero de Montes-Jovellar was Marketing and Clients Manager (commercial management and Residential Business Unit) of the Amena/Orange group in Spain.
Previously, Jose María worked in Procter & Gamble España where he held various positions in the marketing department: Assistant Brand Manager, Brand Manager, and his last position was as Business Team Leader of the Fabric Care division for Spain and Portugal.
Jose María is Graduate in Law and Economics and Administration and Company Management from the Pontificia Comillas University (ICADE E-3) and graduate of the Companies Senior Management Programme (PADE) of the Instituto de Estudios Superiores de la Empresa (IESE).