Iberia Appoints Sonia Sánchez Plaza as Director of Communication
Iberia has today announced the appointment of Sonia Sánchez Plaza as the airline’s new Director of Communication. In her new role, Ms. Sánchez Plaza will lead both internal and external communications for Iberia.
On Monday (January 9, 2023), Iberia announced the appointment of Sonia Sánchez Plaza as the company’s new Director of Communication. She will join the Corporate Management team under the leadership of Juan Cicero. The Corporate Department encompasses the Marketing and Brand Department, the Sustainability Department, the Communications Department, Regulatory Compliance, Diversity, and Institutional Relations. Ms. Sánchez Plaza previously served as the Director of Communication, Brand and Sustainability of Paradores, a Spanish state-owned luxury hotel chain. Most recently, she served as the Director of the Cabinet for the Secretary of State of the Presidency of the Spanish Government.
In addition to extensive experience in the tourism sector, Sánchez Plaza also has extensive media experience. She was a political correspondent and special envoy to international events for Informativos Telecino, and Head of Political Information on the SER network. Ms. Sánchez Plaza has a degree in information Sciences from the Complutense University of Madrid, and Executive MBA from IE, and has completed the Program for Directors at ESADE.