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José Navalpotro graduated in the Universidad Complutense in Madrid with a Major in Psychology, and is a Licensed Psychologist by training. He has a Masters degree in School Administration from the University of Comillas, and a Masters degree in Education from Deusto University.

He directed several educational institutions and foundations, and trained graduate students in the field of education.

Jose is now the CEO of Maecenas Foundation at the international level.

He is an expert agent of change for educational institutions, training school administrators, and consulting for educational settings of excellence. Jose has lectured extensively in Spain as well as other countries on Innovative Methods of Education, School Management, and Education in the 21st Century.

In his free time, Jose is a passionate athlete, and participates in mountain sports, marathons and triathlons. He won several Ironman competitions around the world.

Carlos Pallero teacher, Educational Coach, Educational Psychologist and Master Trainer in NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming).

Director of NLP Projects, Emotional Intelligence and Coaching of Maecenas Foundation.


Founder and director of Mente Colectiva, a pioneering educational advisory in the implantation of innovative and creative programs of neuro-learning in schools internationally.

Professor at IE University, where he teaches subjects for personal and professional development from NLP and Emotional Intelligence. Affiliated professor at NLP University in California.

He combines educational practice, more than 10 years as a school counselor, with the training of teachers of more than 40 nationalities and the research and application of innovative methodologies in school across five continents.

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