José Miguel Fernández Sastron (62), has a grandfather, Pepín Fernández, founder of prized galleries and the English court, two companies that are history of Spain. The mother-in-law was the infanta Pilar de Borbón and this Madrid lawyer, vocation musician, is the author of sound bands of success; The unforgettable melody of the surprise, surprise program and many advertisements.
Pepín Fernández, an Asturian entrepreneur and his cousin César Rodríguez, installed in Havana in the first years of the 20th century, meet in Cuba after the passage of cepín by Mexico. César introduces the cousin of him in the charm, owned by the Asturians Solís, an innovative and different store, where Cepin arrives at Managing Director.
The cousins César Rodríguez and Pepín Fernández face their respective investments in the English Court and in the 1960s precious galleries exceeded the English court in importance. Before death, the cousin Rico César Fernández invests all the fortune of him in the English court; Thus, the irruption of these department stores and its expansion by Spain is produced.
"Actually Ramón Areces was a normal lord but who had a rich uncle and a great nephew, Isidoro Álvarez, an authentic crack. With the incorporation of Isidoro, the great takeoff of the company was produced. I had a great admiration. Quite and it was always very friendly with me, "says José Miguel Sastron.Updated Date: 27 November 2021, 23:11