Victor Urrutia, CEO of C.V.N.E, is a direct descendent of the founding brothers and is closely involved with the day to day management of the wineries. He is passionate in his desire to combine traditional winemaking methods with modern innovation.
Jorge Navascues joined Contino in August 2017, working the harvest together with Jesus Madrazo before taking the reins as Head winemaker of this renowned estate. Jorge grew up in a winemaking family and brings with him a wealth of experience as a Superior Technician in Oenology and Master in Viticulture, Oenology and Wine Marketing. Jorge has 19 years’ experience behind him, working vintages in various regions throughout Spain as well as abroad. He has also consulted on various projects in areas such as Cariñena, Calatayud, Navarra and Somontano, and collaborated with New Zealand’s Alistair Maling MW for two years at DO Calatayud.
Maria Larrea is C.V.N.E's Chief Winemakers. Maria oversees the winemaking at the original winery in Haro, Rioja Alta and home to all the Cune and Imperial wines.
Eva de Benito heads up the winemaking at the state of the art winery - Viña Real in Rioja Alavesa.