Helena is today Managing Director for HP Iberia. She joined HP in 1982, holding the role of Vice President from 2002. In 2012, she was appointed MD and CEO for Hewlett Packard Iberia.
Helena is a Member of the Board of Directors of Gas Natural Fenosa and President of Fundación I+E (Innovación España). She is also a trustee of the COTEC Foundation for Innovation and of the Princess of Girona Foundation. She is a member of the board of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce, a member of the Governing Council of APD, and a member of the Business Advisory Council of the CEOE.
She is a Vice-president of Amcham, a member of the Board of Directors of the American Business Council and of the Fundación Consejo España- EEUU. She also serves on the Steering Committee of the Executive Board at IESE and is a member of the Junior Achievement Trust, as well as being a member of the Advisory Board of Atlantic-Cooper Chair in the Mining Engineering School and the Board of Directors of Netmentora Madrid.
She has been named personality of the year on 2017 by the magazine Byte and was named “Executive of the Year 2013” both by FEDEPE and the Executives magazine, “Businesswoman of the Year 2015” by Madrid Woman´s Week, and “Award to the Professionalism” by the Valencia Association of Businesses and Professionals (EVAP).
Helena was born in Madrid, Spain, is married and mother of children and holds a chemical sciences degree from Madrid Complutense University. She also holds Management and postgraduate degree from INSEAD and IESE.