Ignacio Santos Cidrás

Birth Date: In 1970
Birth Place: Bueu (Pontevedra)

He is a professional with an over ten years experience in different areas of cultural management and the organization of great events. He took a degree in Social Psychology at the University of Santiago de Compostela (1993). 

Since 2002 he has co-directed Maraworld S.A., a cultural management firm whose most important project was Benicàssim International Festival, where he was responsible for the international campaign of the Festival and its position as a real reference in the European cultural scene. Similarly, he developed different events, exhibitions and publications, in collaboration with relevant institutions and national and international cultural agents: Programme Culture 2000 of the European Union, Autonomous Region of Valencia, City Council of Madrid, Contemporary Art Museum of Castilla y León (MUSAC), PhotoEspaña, etc. Besides, he has participated as invited Professor in different MAs and courses on cultural management at the University of Valencia, Carlos III University and Circle of Fine Arts (Madrid)...
He was the Xacobeo Society Manager since 2009 until 2011, and Cultural Action Manager at CdC (Galicia City of Culture) until january 2012.