about
Who we are

We are an international business media company focused on sharing knowledge to build the profile of our authors and corporate clients.

We effectively communicate their ideas, brand and expertise throughout the global business world across key media platforms and through the three main business languages.

Meet the LIDers

Marcelino Elosua

Founder & CEO
Founder & CEO of LID. His interest in the lifelong learning of global business executives drove LID since 1993 over 3 languages, 20 formats and 8 countries. Born in Spain his education includes: BA Business – Deusto, BA Sociology – Complutense, MBA & MA International Economics – Stanford.

Martin Liu

COO & Publisher
Martin brings several decades of experience at the top level of publishing in the business and professional fields. Martin counts editorships, directorships and publishing roles among his career highlights. Clients call him “intelligent, focused and enormously supportive”.

Beatriz Garcia

Head of Finance
With a degree in Economics and an MBA by IE, Beatriz has an extensive career in finance and international management control. She is result-oriented with experience across different industries, which highly contributes to the implementation of LID’s global strategic vision.

Ben Walker

Head of Media
An expert business journalist, Ben holds a raft of experience as editor of membership magazines for large professional bodies, having been the multiple award-winning editor of Professional Manager for four years and Accounting Technician for five. He is editor-at-large of Dialogue.

Monica Wang

Project Manager, China
Monica focuses on bring book projects from China and rights sales in Asia. She has a long history of working in publishing; including bilingual business digest magazine Master60, Sunbright Publishing Co Taiwan and Kogan Page Ltd. She holds a Masters in Publishing from City University London.

Xingyu Wang

Business Development Manager
Xingyu couples exemplary soft skills with client-focused, business excellence. She has a raft of experience working with corporates and institutions to identify their communications needs and strengthen their global brand image. Based in Shanghai and fluent in English, Spanish and Mandarin.

Laura Madrigal

Editorial Manager
Graduated in Marketing and Communication and European Master in Marketing and Digital Advertising (ESIC). She is got more than 15 years of experience as a Marketing, Communications and Content Manager and responsible of communication and press offices, specializing in franchises.

Laura Diez

Communications Manager
Laura holds a degree in Advertising and Public Relations (Universidad Complutense), postgraduate degree in Communication Management (Universidad Oberta) and in Digital Marketing & Inbound Marketing (Inesdi). She has more than 12 years of experience communications and public relations.

Francesca Stainer

Communications Manager
Increasing the visibility of our clients’ thought leadership through strategic PR and Marketing, with a commitment to promoting LID as the leading authority in sharing knowledge through strategic partnerships and campaigns.
LID’s unique global network allows our authors and corporate clients to strengthen their image, by sharing business knowledge to English, Spanish and Chinese-speaking target groups.
Marcelino Elosua
Founder & CEO