Javier de Benito

Chairman of WCA Technology


Javier de Benito is Chairman of the Board of GlobBULK (Global Bulk Technologies), Consulting services for industrial and logistical solutions for manufacturing and handling cementitious and other materials. 
He is the former Area Manager of Holcim Ltd with responsibility for Africa, Middle East.

He studied business administration and economics at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and undertook further studies at the Harvard Business School.

After a number of years of professional experience in the finance department of an international steel trading company and as a specialist for finance projects with a Spanish export promotion company, he joined Holcim Trading in 1988.

Along with responsibility for controlling at the subsidiary companies and for business development, he took on the position of Deputy General Manager in 1992, with responsibility for the trading division. He was appointed Area Manager for the Mediterranean, Indian Ocean and West Africa in 2003, and was subsequently appointed Area Manager Africa, Middle East in 2012 until leaving the Holcim Group at the end of 2014.

About Us

The World Cement Association aims to represent and promote the Cement Industry Worldwide as well as the commercial and legal interests of its Members.

The World Cement Association is an independent not-for-profit organization registered in England No. 10187292 under English law.

The World Cement Association is not affiliated with or otherwise connected to Palladian Publications Limited nor its WORLD CEMENT publication.



27, 28 June 2018

Hilton, Paris Opera

WCA Global Climate Change Forum


4, 5 December 2018


WCA General Assembly 2018

WCA Conference with Intercem



London Office

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