Dr. Mercader has been established as an internationally recognized veterinary practice management
consultant since 2001 and was a co-founder of the Spanish Veterinary Practice Management Association (AGESVET), serving on its board for eight years. He has conducted profitability and pricing research studies in Spanish veterinary clinics and lectured on practice management in more than 30 countries. His textbook “Management Solutions for Veterinary Practices” has been published in Spanish, English and Chinese. In 2008 he co-founded Veterinary Management Studies, a business intelligence company that provides a benchmarking service for more than 800 Spanish veterinary practices.