Blackhawk Network: "It was amazing to see how Rocio build the Zalando Gift Card Business ending up in creating a team of now 40+ that is outstanding in the entire European Gift Card market. When other companies are still conservative and minimalist in managing their Gift Card, Rocio revolutionized this business unit and proved how important and profitable a well managed Gift Card can be. Rocio will inspire and boost your Gift Card Program with an always positive and strong personality."

— Carina Santjer - Senior Director Content Partner Management - Blackhawk Network

OptioPay: "In the last couple of years few people had more impact on the Gift Card industry than Rocio.
As a business partner of Zalando, I had the pleasure to work with Rocio and to witness the amazing growth of the Zalando Gift Card team. Rocio’s ability to change the status quo of an industry and animate the market impressed me a lot. With her expertise and passion, she managed to drive innovation and establish very strong cooperation with all of her partners. Oh, and she managed to organize wonderful Gift Card events bringing together the who is who of the industry:) Rocio would be an extraordinary asset to any company she works for / consults."

— Antonio Nicotra - VP Partnership Management OptioPay

Globoforce (Workhuman): "I have known Rocio for a good few years and would have no hesitation in recommending her for any role in the B2B field. At all times I found her to be polite, professional, engaging and extremely There are so many good things to say about Rocio. First of all, it’s been an absolute pleasure working with her. I have known her for many years and she understands not just the global gift industry but also knows how it all works from a brand or client perspective. I worked with her on several projects and was impressed by her professional and analytical approach to finding the perfect solution for us as a client.

She is very dedicated and proactive when it comes to projects and communicates in a way that it makes it very easy working and achieving the goals together. If anyone needs a consultant to help in building up or growing the gift card business, Rocio is the right person to work with. knowledgeable in her area of expertise."

— Deirdre Humphrey - Emerging Markets Manager at Globoforce

WeGift : “There are so many good things to say about Rocio. First of all, it’s been an absolute pleasure working with her. I have known her for many years and she understands not just the global gift industry but also knows how it all works from a brand or client perspective. I worked with her on several projects and was impressed by her professional and analytical approach to finding the perfect solution for us as a client.

She is very dedicated and proactive when it comes to projects and communicates in a way that it makes it very easy working and achieving the goals together. If anyone needs a consultant to help in building up or growing the gift card business, Rocio is the right person to work with.”

- Mike Hennig EU Managing Director at WeGift, Europe.

National Gift Card, Europe (Project for TK Maxx): “At National Gift Card Europe we had the pleasure of working with Rocio on a project for one of our retail clients looking to develop their B2B business in The Netherlands. Rocio coordinated and managed a programme including researching the most appropriate clients, calling clients to confirm their needs, setting up and managing meetings. The meetings were well planned, structured and met all our objectives. Rocio is clearly respected by all the contacts we met and has a great reputation in the industry. Leveraging her knowledge and skills gave real kudos to our programme. After the meetings Rocio managed the follow up and helped with developing our next steps.

We would have no hesitation in working with Rocio again, she is well connected in Europe, is organised, efficient and has a really great approach. We look forward to our next project together!”

- Andrew Johnson, CEO, National Gift Card, Europe.

Thalia Bücher: “I have known Rocio for a while since she were running the gift card business at Zalando. After she announced that she will run her own consultancy firm, helping brands get the most of their gift card business, we started working together. Rocio helped us in analysing the real potential of the Thalia brand for the Gift Card business and we worked together in defining and implementing new strategies in all relevant channels that helped us gaining significant growth rates again. She is a really creative person with strong communication abilities. Last but not least, a great character and personality. I definitely can recommend working with Rocio and I would gladly work with her again in the future.”

- Konstantinos Tzouvaras, Expert of digital sales and strategic partnerships, Thalia Bücher, Germany.