Our management team, made up of a select group of highly skilled professionals with a wide knowledge and expertise in consulting, is directly responsible for Neovantas’ success. In conjunction with their teams, our managers are ultimately responsible for client satisfaction and the delivery of excellence, monitoring that all the objectives of operational performance are complied with.

In Neovantas we encourage all our professionals to grow and develop their full potential. We believe this is the only way we can grow as a company and offer the best service.

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José Luis Cortina


José Luis is founding partner of Neovantas, starting operations in 2004. During his career, over 25 years in consulting, he has led strategy, organisation and operations projects in different industries. His clients are mainly from the financial, industrial, telecommunications, media, energy and public sectors. In the past few years he has worked with the senior management of leading companies, both Spanish and foreign, efficiently incorporating the “Voice of the Customer”.

Before being part of Neovantas he was a Partner at McKinsey & Company and at Mitchell Madison Group.

José Luis is an industrial engineer by the Escuela Superior de Ingenieros Industriales de Bilbao (Spain) and, through a Fulbright scholarship, he held an MBA by Drake University (USA).


Juan de Rus


Juan is currently Director at Neovantas, having previously worked for Deloitte and Unicaja. His areas of expertise are in the banking, telecommunications, and insurance industries. In the last years he has led multiple projects in Spain, Southern Europe and Latin America related to the systematic listening to everything customers say (Speech and Text Analytics), and to the commercial activation of branch networks, especially in banking.

Juan holds a MSc in Behavioral Science with Distinction at London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), also an MBA from Universidad Carlos III and did a Master of Arts & Social Sciences with Distinction at the University of Dundee (UK), focusing on Marketing and Econometrics. Previously, he graduated in Business Administration at Universidad de Jaén (Spain).

Juan also collaborates with the Universidad Carlos III (Madrid) as an associate Professor at the MBA, Master in Marketing and Master in Business Consulting programmes, among others.

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James Bresnan


James is the Financial Director at Neovantas. He began his career in the USA in the area of personal income and business taxes. In order to acquire auditing experience, he started working for KPMG where he was involved in several international projects, both in the USA and in Europe.

After several positions as Financial Director in Spain, he started his own consulting firm specialised in international and tax accounting and systems implementation, with offices in New York and Madrid. His clients include multinational companies with local needs in accounting, taxes and reporting.

James is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) by the State of New York and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration majoring in Financial Analysis and Computer Programming by the State University of New York at New Paltz. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).