The new CEO of Inditex, Óscar García Maceiras, has acquired 3,645 shares of the company on the market at a unit price of 28.12 euros, which represents a total outlay of 102,497 euros, as recorded in the records of the National Securities Market Commission (CNMV). Maceiras has carried out this operation just two weeks after his appointment to this position, which occurred at the same time it was announced that Marta Ortega, daughter of the founder of Inditex –Amancio Ortega–, would assume the presidency of the firm as of next April 1, 2022.
The acquisition of this shareholding package took place on December 16. Since that moment, the share has fallen slightly and has recovered again, so that in the last trading session, Inditex shares were at the same price at which Maceiras bought them, with no gains or losses yet.
García Maceiras, until now general secretary and secretary of the company’s board of directors, stated on the occasion of his appointment as CEO that he assumed “with great responsibility and enthusiasm” the new functions entrusted to him, “with the peace of mind of having a great human team, full of youth, experience and talent “in all areas and countries in which the company is present, of which the appointed management committee is a” good example “.