Culture and Communication
Organización Nacional de Transplantes
Tourism and Gastronomy
For being a champion of Spanish culture and cuisine in the US and one of the most recognisable Spanish personalities both in the US and internationally. He was chosen by Time magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in 2012, and he directed and presented the ‘Made in Spain’ programme on the television channel PBS.
Science and Innovation
Alta Velocidad Española (AVE)