Governance & Board of Directors


American Friends of the Prado Museum, a U.S. non-profit organization, operates independently of the Prado Museum.

It is governed by a Board of Directors which holds independent authority and decision-making in carrying out its charitable goals; it also directs how contributions received should be used.

Board members, volunteers, and employees are committed to acting in the best interest of the organization's mission.

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is committed to the good governance of the institution, stewardship of its resources and advancing its mission.

Mr. Carlos Zurita, Duque de Soria, Chairman
Mr. Jose Antonio Peris, Vice President
Mr. Rolf Engh, Secretary
Ms. Christina Simmons 
Mr. Javier Solana de Madariaga

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