Mikel Tejadas

Factory Director and Director of Digital strategy, Unilever

Mikel Tejadas

Speaker Bio


Mikel is has an Industrial Engineering Degree (University of Navarra and University of Central Lancashire) and also a M.Sc. International Relations (University of Bristol).

Hi has a large professional experience linked to the industrial sector, where he worked for several years (1997-2006) at Volkswagen AG, developing different projects in Germany, Brazil, Mexico and Slovakia and then at Relats Group (2006-2011) and Unilever (2012-today).

At Unilever, he has carried out different activities as Works Director of Unilever in Bilbao, Poznan and Heilbronn – Germany, where he is responsible to run the flagship Knorr factory located in Southern Germany manufacturing Knorr dry savory products for the global market and he is also responsible for the design, development and deployment of the factory digitalization strategy being rolled out in over 200 factories worldwide within the Unilever Manufacturing System program.