Meet our team


Export Manager & business co-owner


Export Manager & business co-owner


Purchase & Logistics director



Sales assistant UK, Germany

& Nordics


Logistics department


Finance controller

Our Story

In 1983, Ferran and Ian, the founders of IF Plants were born and grew in Vilassar de Mar (Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain), the epicentre of flowers and plants production in the north of Spain.


In 2001, Ferran started to work at the export department of the Mercat de la Flor of Vilassar de Mar. In parallel, Ian started his career of Business Administration and Management at ESADE Business School.

In 2004, they started to be business partners creating their first company, that still exists, Roses 23 Abril. With this company, they started importing flowers from South America in order to distribute them through Catalonia for Sant Jordi's day, the local Valentine’s Day. Nowadays, Roses 23 Abril has more than 500 clients, among them: El Corte InglésFnac and Mercedes Benz.

In 2007, Ian started his Master Degree of International Business at Kyung Hee University (Seoul, South Korea) and, in 2009, he was hired by Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy (LVMH) to manage the luxurious champagne brand, Dom Pérignon, and all the wine’s division.

In 2015, Ferran started to work as an export director for one on the biggest olive trees nurseries in Spain. Ferran led significant projects with important landscaping companies all around Europe.

Finally in 2018, Ferran and Ian founded IF Plants. The company make available the best plants and trees from Spain in one single call. With IF Plants, they have created the best logistics system and the most complete portfolio of the market, selecting each tree from specialized producers renowned by its savoir-faire. Currently, IF Plants is exporting to 8 different countries with the help of his specialized team.



Calle Pablo Iglésias, 63
08302 Mataró - Spain

(+34) 931 313 108
(+34) 648 074 307