Organisational Structure


The organising committee of Asturforesta brings together all the representatives from the forestry sector in the Principality of Asturias. The committee is charged with setting the general guidelines to be observed in the preparation and execution of the fair, and will specifically analyse the market strategy to be followed, drawing up plans for the continued development of the fair. The Committee is responsible also for appointing the members of the safety and security committee.

The Asturforesta organizing committee is comprised by:

Honorary Committee:

President: Adrián Barbón Rodríguez, President of the Principality of Asturias.

Vice-president: Alejandro Jesús Calvo Rodríguez, Councillor for Rural Development, Agriculture and Fisheries of the Principality of  Asturias.

 Executive Committee:

Presidency: Fernando Prendes Fernández-Heres, Director General for Planning, Agricultural Infrastructure and Forestry of the Principality of Asturias.

                     José Manuel Jaquotot Saénz de Miera, vice principal of Forest Policy, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

                     Isabel Bombal Díaz, Managing Director of Rural Develop’ment, Innovation and Forestry Policy, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

Vice-president: José Ramón Feito Lorences, Mayor of Tineo.

Asturforesta Director:  Marcos Da Rocha Rodríguez, Forestry Councillor, Tineo.

Asturforesta Organisation Secretary: Manuel Benigno Fernández García, Financial Officer, Local Development Agency, Tineo.

Secretary: Ana Pérez Álvarez, Local Development Agency, Tineo.

Forestry Advisor:  Alejo Miguélez Puerto, Technical Forester, Tineo.

Committee members:

Teresa Vigón Álvarez, Managing Director of AsturEX

Jesús Casas Grande, Manager of TRAGSA

Joaquín Moya Sierra, Manager of TRAGSA Asturias

Alfonso Saiz de la Oya Zamacola, Head of Emergency and Fires of TRAGSA

Dictinio Belloso Uceda, Head of Forest Planning and Management Services. Principality of Asturias

Juan Garrote Haigermoser, Forestry Officer Principality of Asturias.

Fernando Villabella Patallo, Secretary of the Official Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Navigation of Oviedo.

Pedro Suárez Tomás, President of Asmadera (Association of Forestry and Wood Product Enterprises of Asturias).

César Pérez Álvarez, President of UCOFA (Union of Forestry Co-operatives of Asturias).

Lucía Nieto González, Forestry Officer. of the Professional Association of Forestry Engineers.

José González Granados, Dean and President of the Professional Association of Technical Foresters.

Iván Castaño Fernández, President of the Forest Owners Association of Asturias.

Eugenio García Rodríguez, Head of Emergency Services, Principality of Asturias.

Daniel Colado, Gonzalez, President of the ASYMAS