Non-executive director (independent)
Joined the board in 2019.
Nationality: Portuguese. Born in 1965 in Lisbon, Portugal.
Education: Degree in Business Administration from the Lisbon School of Economics & Management and MBA from the University of Lausanne.
Experience: Mr de Castro was Chief Operating Officer at Yahoo. Previously, he had been the manager of worldwide devices, media and platforms at Google, European sales and business development manager at Dell Inc. and a consultant at McKinsey & Company. He has also been an independent director at First Data Corporation.
Other positions of note: Mr de Castro is an independent director of Fiserv Inc.
Positions in other Group companies: Mr de Castro is a non-executive director of PagoNxt, S.L.
Membership of board committees: Audit committee, remuneration committee and innovation and technology committee.