Josep Piqué i Camps

Interview with Josep Piqué (Vilanova i la Geltrú, 1955), economist.

His career has gone through the private world and the politician, occupying various positions and jobs. It has been, among others:

President of ITP Aero (2017-)

Chief Executive Officer of Vueling (2007-2013)

Minister of Science and Technology (2002-2003)

Minister of Foreign Affairs (2000-2002)

Minister Spokesperson of the Government of Spain (1998-2000)

Minister of Industry and Energy (1996-2000)

President of the Partido Popular de Catalunya (2002-2007)

President of the Popular Parliamentary Group in the Parliament of Catalonia (2003-2007)

Senator (2004-2007)

Deputy of the Congress (2000-2003)

President of the Economics Circle (1995-1996 and 2011-2013)

President of the Ercros group (1989-1992)

General Director of Industry of the Generalitat de Catalunya (1986-1988)

Interviewer: Josep Maria Muñoz
Duration: 45:11 min
Date: May 20, 2019
Place: Hotel Sofia (Barcelona)
Production and production: Benecé Produccions
Language: Catalan

Interview with Josep Piqué of the Program Llegat Pasqual Maragall is subjected to a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Comercial 4.0 International license.


Collection of oral testimonies of people who have shared in different ways, parts of Pasqual Maragall's career.

This collection will be progressively expanded by incorporating new witnesses on a regular basis. The aim is to achieve a varied and complete vision of Catalan society at the end of the 20th century and the beginning of the 21st century with the figure of Pasqual Maragall as a point of reference.

The interviews are recorded with audiovisual media, and have been carried out by José María Muñoz, director of L'Avenç. The versions available online are abbreviated versions. Whole interviews can be consulted for research purposes in the Maragall Archive by contacting the Foundation.