Manuel Torres received yesterday from King Philip VI and Queen Letizia the highest award that recognizes his career.

Our President got this award due to its strong commitment to innovation and its ability to develop technology activities in different sectors as aeronautics and energy.


The National Awards for Innovation and Design awarded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness is the highest recognition given in Spain to companies and professionals who have been distinguished for its excellent and exemplary career. Its main aim is to promote the culture of design and innovation in our country, both in business and in our society.


The other winners were the University of Córdoba for their projects in the field of biomedicine and the food industry; the family firm Natura Bissé International for its innovative commitment; Iberdrola for their courageous and industrial project and its strategy of sustainable growth. Regarding the Design category, the winners were Jaime Moreno Medina and Marset Iluminación Company.


The event, held at the Cervantes Theatre in Malaga, was also chaired by the Mayor of that city, the President of the Junta de Andalucía and the Ministry of Research, Development and Innovation.