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Our Spanish office is responsible for supporting and reviewing all applications received from the Spanish region and for furthering relationships with Spain universities and cultural institutions.

Office Address

CRCC Asia Ltd (Madrid)

c/Velázquez, 15
Madrid 28001
Phone: (+34) 917 37 53 11

Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Staff Members

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Carlos L. Asensio

Spain Marketing Manager

Carlos is responsible for coordinating our marketing activities in Spain and for liaising with Spanish universities, individuals and cultural institutions to promote CRCC Asia’s China programs. His tasks include overseeing our Spanish alumni relations and PR activities to managing Spanish social media and conducting all the general marketing actions in the Spanish region. Prior to becoming Spain Marketing Manager at CRCC Asia, Carlos worked as a web content assistant for a Latin American firm, where he could effectively develop his writing and IT skills.

Carlos graduated with a BA in Sociology from Universidad de Salamanca, and has a BA in Politics and Government, in addition to several courses related to Marketing and International Relations. He is very passionate about getting to know other cultures and has spent some time living, working and studying in the UK. Carlos loves the Asian culture and literature, which he finds enriching and fascinating, so is very much committed to promoting Spain – China relations

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Ricardo Koch

Portugal Marketing Associate

Ricardo graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Economics from the Catholic University of Porto, Portugal, and has a Master’s Degree in International Relations from the Lusíada University of Porto, with a specialization in Contemporary economic diplomacy and EU-China relations. He is currently studying towards a PhD in Philosophy.

Ricardo is very interested in learning about various business cultures and is looking forward to working out of CRCC Asia’s Madrid office whilst connecting Portugal with China. His position as Portugal Marketing Associate aims to strengthen the relationship between associations, institutions and, students in Portugal and China. Prior to joining CRCC Asia, Ricardo held a professional traineeship of over 1 year as a Finance Manager at the Financial Management Service of the Portuguese Institute of Oncology in Porto.

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Agnese Balestra

Spain Marketing Associate

Agnese is originally from Venice, and is currently in her last year studying a degree in Marketing and Communication at Universitá Ca’ Foscari. She is studying towards a double degree and has therefore already graduated in Economics. She loves to travel and to experience new cultures all around the world so joined an Erasmus program in 2013 at the Universidad de Zaragoza in Spain.

She is really happy to take on this new opportunity with CRCC Asia and will be working in the Madrid office helping CRCC Asia to promote China programs through social media and other online marketing platforms.