Delegate Profile


Job TitleManaging Director, Southern Europe and Canada

Company NameMcArthurGlen


Joan Jove is McArthurGlen’s Managing Director for Southern Europe and Canada.

In this role, Jove oversees McArthurGlen's five flagship designer outlets in Italy (Barberino, Castel Romano, La Reggia, Noventa di Piave, Serravalle) and will be responsible for the company’s first centre in Spain, in the city of Málaga. He also oversees McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport, the group’s first centre in North America and its first development in Greece, McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Athens. 

Jove was previously McArthurGlen’s Development Director, leading developments including the Málaga centre and McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport, winner of MAPIC’s 2015 ‘Best Outlet Centre’ Award. 

Jove joined McArthurGlen in 2008 having previously worked in management consultancy, first with Accenture and then with Boston Consulting Group. He majored in industrial engineering in his home town of Barcelona, Spain and has an MBA from Harvard Business School.



About McArthurGlen

McArthurGlen is Europe’s leading owner, developer and manager of designer outlets. 

Its portfolio currently comprises 25 centres in 10 countries - Austria, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain and the UK – welcoming over 90 million shoppers and delivering revenues of over 4.5 billion euros a year. 

The group’s on-going expansion programme includes the development of new designer outlets in the West Midlands (UK), Paris-Giverny (France) and Remscheid (Germany).

The pioneer of designer outlet retailing in Europe, McArthurGlen was founded in 1993 by the Kaempfer Partners. In 2013, McArthurGlen became a joint venture between the Kaempfer Partners and Simon Property Group Co. (NYSE: SPG), a global leader in the ownership of premier shopping, dining, entertainment and mixed-use destinations. 

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