Javier Vázquez Iglesias

Category: Businessman
Birth Date: In 1899 (†30th January 1969)
Birth Place: Taboada (Lugo)

He arrived with his family in Argentina in 1912, where he was one of the most important businessmen. He run metallurgical, wheel and tyre firms and he also imported vehicles. Besides, he was nominated as president of the bank firm ‘Banco Español del Río de la Plata y del Crédito Español’ and was the president of the Centre of Lugo and Galician Centre.

 Work & Activities

From the economical point of view, he supported the magazine and the radio programme ‘Galicia Emigrante’, directed by Luis Seone.

 Other Interesting Aspects

In 1963, the Galician Centre and the four regional centres paid him an homage.