The Board of Trustees of the FUOC delegates some of its functions to the Comissió Permanent (Permanent Committee), which is the permanent administration and management body of the FUOC and is responsible for the everyday affairs of the Foundation.

The UOC's President, or the person she delegates, and FUOC General Manager attend the Committee’s meetings in an advisory role.

Members of the Permanent Committee

The members of the Standing Committee were unanimously selected in the plenary session of the Board of Trustees held on 22 July 2014, in accordance with that established in article 21 of the Foundation’s statutes. The trustee to chair the committee, Josep Vilarasau i Salat, was selected in its first meeting, which took place on 7 October. The Standing Committee has the following members:

Josep Vilarasau i Salat
President of “La Caixa” Foundation
Trustee representing the three bodies referred to in section a) of article 144 of Law 2, of 27 January 2014, on public sector fiscal, administrative and financial measures.

Josep Pallarès Marzal
Director General of Universities and Research, Government of Catalonia
Trustee nominated by the Government of Catalonia in accordance with that established in article 144 of Law 2, of 27 January 2014, on public sector fiscal, administrative and financial measures.

Pere Vallès i Fontanals
Director and CEO of Scytl Innovating Democracy
Independent trustee nominated by the board of representatives from three bodies referred to in section a) of article 144 of Law 2, of 27 January 2014, on public sector fiscal, administrative and financial measures.


Members in an advisory capacity

Dr Josep A. Planell i Estany
President of the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya

Antoni Cahner Monzó
CEO of the Foundation for the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya

Pere Fabra Abat
Secretary