Ángel Baviano

CEO

 

Angel Baviano is a highly experienced program maker. He has written, developed and directed numerous leading programs in a career spanning over 25 years. He founded Xanela Producciones in 2009 and since then, he has seen it grow into one of the countries most respected companies in the field of entertainment, particularly in Game Shows. In 2014 Ángel and his team of Pasapalabra, received the acclaimed ONDAS prize, for best program, granted by the Television Industry.

Carolina Baviano

Managing Director

 

Carolina Baviano joined Xanela in 2012 as Chief Financial Officer. She oversees the financial team and is responsible for all areas of financial management including business and legal affairs.

She has an Executive MBA and a degree in Business Administration and Management. Prior to joining the team, Carolina worked for various Media companies as well the Angel Corrella Foundation.

Isidro Gómez

Head of Producing.

 
 
Isidro Gómez has been in the TV production business for over 20 years. He joined Xanela in 2012 as Head of Group production to oversee the Group’s programme output. Before joining forces with Xanela Producciones, Isidro worked for several leading production companies and for national and regional television channels, TVE1, Atresmedia, Mediaset, Telemadrid, among others.

Javier Ramiro

Administration and Labour Relations

 

Javier Ramiro joined Xanela in 2012 as head of administration. He manages the day-to-day administrative functions of the business including Labour Relations. He graduated from the Complutense University in Madrid with a degree in Economics and Business Management and went on to obtain an MBA in financial management.

Silvia de la Plaza

Accounting and HR

 

Silvia de la Plaza joined Xanela’s administrative team in 2016 to work on accounts and HR. Before moving into the entertainment industry, Silvia developed her career in accounting across different sectors; from automotive and fashion to insurance.

Javier Alcaine

Creative Director

 

Javier Alcaine is a specialist in advertising and marketing. He has worked as a creative director for some of the most important advertising agencies in Spain. He has authored many successful campaigns, which have earned him numerous awards at advertising festivals such as El Sol in San Sebastian, FIAP, The New York Festival and The Golden award of Montreal. Javier has been leading the creative team at Xanela Producciones since the very beginning. He has produced and developed projects on branded content, also directing documentaries such as The Fantastic Knight of the Pontic Steppe, which has received several international awards.

Karlos de Oliveira

Head of Digital Channels

 

Karlos De Oliveira has been in the Audio-visual content industry for over 25 years. He started his career in Brazil in 1993 by joining the SBT network. He has worked on popular shows as a programme director for TV network REDE. And later, at SBT, he managed the networks multiplatform content where he secured over 25million subscribers, which made it the leading TV network on YouTube. He also established an international presence by coordinating musical events in Portugal such as Rock in Rio and Pop Idol. Before joining Xanela Producciones in 2018 as Head of Digital Channels, he worked for the Spanish company Secuoya overseeing and managing their YouTube activity for important communication groups.