ABOUT CENTUM

We are an international corporate group that operates in Spain, Brazil and Germany as leaders in innovation for the development of services, solutions and communications, intelligence and signal, and control products

The whole company revolves around its dedication to:

The talent of its human resources.

Creating value by means of its specialisation in technology and its commitment to innovation.

Global growth and market positioning.

With a clear orientation towards Aeronautics and Defence, Telecommunication and Emergency Response and Security, CENTUM not only conducts its activity in Spain at its offices in Madrid and Vigo, but also at subsidiaries in countries such as Brazil and Germany, giving proof of its international presence. Its vast network of partners allows the company to offer its services to clients across Latin America, as well as the main European countries.

Currently, CENTUM is a group that consists of four companies:

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With over 180 employees, CENTUM provides services and solutions to more than 70 clients in over 20 countries.

CENTUM, technology and talent

KEY FACTS

  • Operates in more than 20 countries

  • 95% of our employees are trained engineers

  • More than 70 clients entrust their work to CENTUM

  • The group comprises four companies

“To innovate is to change, to solve new needs and to adapt to them. That is our model: a company capable of adapting in order to improve our working environment.” –
Javier Chamorro, CEO and Founding Member of CENTUM

The democratisation of knowledge makes change and the creation of value essential for companies in the 21st century. At CENTUM, we are committed to ongoing evolution and transformation, which allows the company to adapt to constant market changes, with the aim of being the trigger for change and promoting the creation of value.

Day after day we work towards the development of our innovative culture, strengthening the motivation and talent of our employees, which is reflected in an increase in the competitiveness and productivity of the organisation:
Everyone who works at CENTUM is encouraged to contribute and promote ideas. To encourage learning, creativity and harmony in the face of uncertainty. To create an atmosphere and space that is open, flexible and that works in unison. To foster enthusiasm, trust and tolerance.

“Technology alone says very little. People working with technology can give it an extra meaning. Hearts and talent, team work, combining technology in order to improve communication between people and security are what add the finishing touches. That is why CENTUM exists.” – Igor Amantegui, CEO and Founding Member of CENTUM

CENTUM is an ecosystem of mentors, resources and spaces aimed at strengthening entrepreneurship as a means of developing talent and personal inquisitiveness. y la inquietud personal.

Management Team

  • Jose Javier Chamorro Rebollo

    CEO and Founding Member – CENTUM

    Degree in Industrial Engineering obtained from the University of Oviedo. Degree in Telecommunications Engineering obtained from the University of Vigo.

    Jose Javier started his professional career developing Business Intelligence solutions. In 2004 began
    his experience in the field of business management and development, specialising in the sector of telecommunications.
    In 2005, alongside his associate Igor Amantegui, he created the CENTUM group, which is now an international group formed by different companies that develop engineering projects and technological products specialising in communication, signal control and intelligence in the fields of aeronautics and defence, telecommunications, emergencies and security.
    Together with his associate Igor, he has received important awards such as Young Entrepreneur 2008, XXI Entrepreneur and the King James I Award for Entrepreneurship in 2011.

    “The essence of our corporate culture: Talent and Innovation”

  • Igor Amantegui Errandonea

    CEO and Founding Member – CENTUM

    Degree in Computer Engineering obtained from the University of
    País Vasco.

    Igor began his professional career in Paris, then at the end of 2000 he returned to Spain to work in business development in the aerospace sector.
    In 2005, due to his entrepreneurial spirit, alongside his associate Javier Chamorro, Igor founded the CENTUM company, which is now an international group formed by different companies that develop engineering projects and technological products specialising in communication, signal control and
    intelligence in the fields of aeronautics and defence, telecommunications, emergencies and security.
    Together with his associate Javier, he has received important awards such as Young Entrepreneur 2008, XXI Entrepreneur and the King James I Award for Entrepreneurship in 2011.

    “In the right place with the right people” – Igor Amantegui

  • Ignacio Vecino

    CFO – CENTUM

    Degree in Economy obtained from the U.C.M and Degree in Biology obtained from the U.A.M.

    Degree in Economy obtained from the U.C.M and Degree in Biology obtained from the U.A.M. More than 30 years’ experience working in funding, management and control in the sectors of telecommunication and finance for various multinational companies.
    Managing a variety of processes for company mergers in Spain, in 2006 Ignacio simultaneously had the role of CFO and Human Resources Manager, and in 2007 took on the responsibility of Managing Director in Spain for an important multinational in the world of telecommunications and IT.
    Since 2009 Ignacio has combined his activity as CFO in CENTUM with that of giving conferences in the field of analysis, cost control, increasing productivity and team building as the cornerstones in corporate growth and profitability.

    “Learn from your mistakes and never talk about it again.” – Stanley Motta

  • Gonzalo García-Rayo

    Business Development Manager – Aeronautics and Defence – CENTUM

    Degree in Advanced Aeronautical Engineering obtained from the UPM and Executive-MBA obtained from ESIC

    Gonzalo boasts more than 10 years of professional experience working in public and private institutions associated with the aerospace and high technology industry.
    In his early years, Gonzalo worked abroad in the automotive industry and subsequently in the Spanish Ministry of Defence.
    He joined the CENTUM project in 2009, working as Systems Engineer on the Eurofighter programme.
    In 2010 he took a turn in his career and started working in sales, which is when he became part of the business development team.
    Since 2012 he has been in charge of the company’s entire business development in the aeronautics and defence sector.

    “CENTUM provides the ecosystem and the means with which each one of its employees can reach their full potential, both as a person and a professional”.

  • Alberto Malo

    Business Development Manager - Telecommunication - CENTUM

    Degree in Computer Engineering obtained from Deusto University.
    eBusiness Master obtained from Deusto University and PMD obtained from ESADE Business & Law School

    Extensive professional experience in consulting engineering, technology and innovation and a business development oriented profile. Alberto had the opportunity to participate in several areas, leading from the technical aspects as an expert in B2B solutions, team management, planning and control project, assuming the commercial responsibility for key accounts, financial control and the optimization of economic resources.

    During the last year, his leadership abilities allowed him to focus on complex solutions sales, marketing research and business development.

    Alberto joined CENTUM in 2015 as Business Development Manager of Telecommunication Sector.

    “Our goal is to help you to achieve your company objectives with commitment, professionalism and effort”

  • Arturo Díaz

    Head of Technology and Innovation - CENTUM

    Degree in Advanced Telecommunications Engineering and Masters in Radio Communication.

    His professional career began in the telecommunications sector as a developer of network planning applications. After his university studies, in which he took charge of a variety of R&D projects, he continued his development in that sector, designing and implementing IMS networks.
    The last few years have seen him focus on the aeronautical sector, particularly on the world of air traffic control management.
    In 2013 Arturo joined CENTUM as Manager of the Software Business Division.

    “If you are looking for a different outcome, do things differently” – Albert Einstein

  • Luis Fajardo

    Head of Operations - CENTUM

    Degree in Telecommunications Engineering obtained from the University of Alcalá

    Extensive experience in the coordination of pre-sales, employee management and in developing corporate skills in the engineering sector.
    7 years’ experience as a Systems Specialist, mainly focusing on development and integration activities, directly reporting to Management.
    Used to working as part of a team, Luis feels very comfortable working on projects of a global nature.
    In 2013, he joined CENTUM as Manager of the Systems Engineering Business Division.

    “Ever Tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail Again. Fail better.” – Samuel Beckett

  • Héctor Estévez

    Associate and Managing Director – CENTUM Research & Technology

    Degree in Telecommunications obtained from the University of Vigo.
    eMBA from the A Fundación Business School (formerly, Novacaixagalicia).

    In 2003, Héctor began his career in the world of consultancy, where he carried out his first roles in the field of project management.
    At the end of 2004, he decided to take a turn in his professional career to focus on business development in the telecommunications sector. He subsequently went on to become Manager of the Public Sector, directly reporting to the Managing Director.
    In January 2012, Héctor joined CENTUM as Business Development Manager, where he was responsible for and in charge of creating new business opportunities, and defining and setting up the new corporate business strategy.
    Since 2014, he has held his current position as Managing Director of CENTUM Research & Technology.

    “Surround yourself with the best people and learn every day alongside them”

  • Alexander Martinez

    Socio y CEO - centum-amm Deutschland GmbH

    Degree in Telecommunications Engineering obtained from the Polytechnic University (FH), Munich.

    His career began in the field of radio communication in Munich. He then went on to work as an electronic technician in the development and production of high frequency power amplifiers.
    In 1997, Alexander founded the company amm-electronics, a firm specialising in engineering services in the field of civil and military radio communication technology, with a design focus, involving both complex communication systems and communication security.
    After two years working with CENTUM, in 2015 the companies amm-electronics GmbH and Centum Deutschland GmbH merged.
    Nowadays, Alexander Martínez is CEO of centum-amm Deutschland GmbH, a subsidiary of Centum Global Corporation SL.

    “Globalization is the consequence of our present empathic civilization and succeeds in achieving a balance between giving and taking.”