General secretary and secretary of the board
He joined the Group in 2003.
Nationality: Spanish. Born in 1968 in Valladolid, Spain.
Education: Graduate in Law and Business Administration at Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICADE E-3) and State Attorney.
Experience: He was director of the office of the second vice president of the Government for Economic Affairs and Minister of Economy, deputy secretary of the Presidency of the Government, chairman of the Spanish State Official Gazzete and of the committee for the Public Administration Reform. Previously, he was general vice secretary and vice secretary of the board and head of legal of the Santander Group, general secretary and secretary of the board of Banco Español de Crédito, S.A. and deputy director of legal services at CNMV.
Other positions of note: He is the representative of Banco Santander in the Board of Trustees the Foundation Princess of Asturias and member of the jury of the Social Sciences Awards of the Foundation and chairman of the ICADE Business Club.
Secretary of all board committees.