Manuel V. Arrufat started his professional career linked to the sector of citrus, fruits and vegetables from the family enterprise where he occupied positions as Production Manager, Administration, Purchasing and Commercial (E. Arrufat I Cia, SL).
He has also developed great part of his professional career in the ceramic sector as Export Manager, where his most important projects are linked to the opening of delegations in Portugal, Italy and Indonesia, and relations with companies and governments from countries as Brazil, Vietnam, Russia, Serbia, Romania, Poland, Iran and China.
After this period of time, Manuel comes back to the citrus sector holding the position of General Director of Real Export Coop. V, a reference citrus cooperative in the city of Vila-real.
Currently, he is the Managing Director of Notefresh, a young company specialised in the intermediation and the wholesale trade of fruits and vegetables.
Within the Globalis Foundation he is the Vice President-treasurer.
“To innovate we must look for, discover, experiment, develop and adopt new products, new processes and new organizational structures in the companies”.