Meet the management team of Tandem Madrid

TANDEM is a prestigious language school which has been working in the domain of language teaching: German, English and Spanish, with great success since 1982.

The tandem bicycle symbolizes TANDEM Madrid, because, for a tandem to work, everyone who gets on it has to pedal. Well, this business is the same: in order for it to work well, everyone who is a part of it has to work together.

Our team works hard to offer the best possible services to our students. From the quality of our teaching to our cultural program and accommodation service, we endeavour to make your course at TANDEM MADRID a pleasant and productive experience.

The Directors

TANDEM directors The business TANDEM Escuela Internacional Madrid is made up of two partners, Begoña Llovet and Matilde Cerrolaza, who form a Private Limited Company and they manage the company as co-directors.


Coordination team

Ana María Llovet Barquero Ana Llovet, Chief of marketing

Ana has an MA in journalism by El País – UAM and a degree in Germanic philology. For over 20 years she has been the writer and director of some of the most prominent media and publishing groups in Spain, such as El País, Revista Hola, Ediciones Condé Nast, and G y J.

Besides, she has been the communication director in public services (Casa África, belonging to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation) and private ones (NGOs), where she carried out media relations and organized events as well as developed the online strategy.

After a period working as a consultant for several companies, she became the head of marketing of the Spanish, German and English courses of TANDEM Escuela Internacional.


Emil Grapa, Customer Service CoordinatorEmil Grapa, Customer Services Coordinator and in charge of reservations.

Emil has Master´s and undergraduate degrees in Comparative Modern History from the University of Babes Bolyai, Cluj-Naphead oca in Romania.

He has been working for more than 7 years at TANDEM MADRID, in charge of customer service and reservations for Spanish courses.


Susana Molina Gomez Susana Molina Gomez, Chief of studies of the Spanish department (ELE)

Susana graduated in Hispanic Philology at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. She completed an MA in Training of Spanish Language Teachers at the Universidad de Alcalá de Henares. She is a Spanish teacher since 2003, she discovered her passion while teaching in high schools and private language academies in Galway (Ireland).


Manuel Garcia Manuel García, Administration Department, Accounts and Finances

The head of this department is Manuel García, managing staff contracts, teachers payroll, budgetary control, customer invoicing and general administration (documentation, insurance, service providers, etc.). The accounting and financial duties are managed through a separate company, supervised by Manuel.


Read also about our teachers.

TANDEM Team