Manuel Polanco Moreno is a businessperson who has been the head of 21 different companies and presently is Chairman for Grupo Santillana Educacion Global SL, Non-Executive Chairman of Prisa Radio SA, Chairman of Media Capital Producoes SA, Chairman of Desenvolvimento Ecomercialização e Sistemas de Comuniçãcao SA, Chairman for Media Capital Producoes Investimentos SGPS SA, Non-Executive Chairman of PRISA Noticias SL, Chairman for Prisa Audiovisual SL, Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director at Rucandio SA, Chairman for Plural Entertainment Portugal SA (a subsidiary of Rucandio SA), Chairman of DTS Distribuidora de Televisión Digital SA, Chairman of TVI-Televisão Independente SA and Chairman at Vertix SGPS SA.
He is also Manager of Best Anchor Capital E Servicos Lda. and on the board of 25 other companies.
In his past career Dr. Polanco Moreno was Director at Grupo Santillana Educacion Global SL and Director-Latin America Region at Santillana Ediciones Generales SL (a subsidiary of Grupo Santillana Educacion Global SL), Chairman at Prisa Television SAU, Chairman for Gerencia de Medios SA, Chairman for Grupo Empresarial de Medios Impresos SL, Managing Director at La Prensa Newspaper, Inc. and Independent Vice Chairman at Mediaset España Comunicación SA.
Manuel Polanco Moreno received an MBA from Instituto de Empresa SL and an undergraduate degree from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.