The Extraordinary General Assembly of the Spanish Confederation of Service Station Entrepreneurs, CEEES, has unanimously agreed the entity’s accession to CEOE. This incorporation has been endorsed by the CEOE Board of Directors.
The incorporation of the service station businessmen organization takes place at a time when the automotive industry is facing a paradigm shift, driven by growing environmental awareness and the increasing demands promoted by the Administration. From the first moment, CEEES will participate in several work commissions that especially affect the automotive industry.
“The accession of CEEES to CEOE will be especially beneficial for both parties, as the employer groups under its umbrella many other entities related to the automotive industry with which CEEES can and must collaborate with the objective of facing the change of mobility model with guarantees that we are living ”, said the president of CEEES, Jorge de Benito.
De Benito has also stressed that CEEES and CEOE share the same concerns regarding matters of such relevance as corporate responsibility in generating and maintaining quality employment, as well as their willingness to minimize the impact it has on the environment. the economic growth to which both organizations contribute. "Our commitment to employment is unequivocal and being within CEOE will help us defend with determination the thousands of jobs that depend on the service stations served and secure adhered to CEEES," said the president of the Confederation.
For his part, the president of CEOE, Antonio Garamendi, has welcomed CEEES as a new member of the Confederation, highlighting that “this is the home of all entrepreneurs and it is always satisfactory to host a sector as relevant as that of the service stations, especially at a time of disruptive changes like the current one, which are revolutionizing the way we move, "and added that" together we are stronger to defend the interests of Spanish businessmen. "