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, chair 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, chair of the ICADE Business Club and member of the board of trustees of the Fundación Universitaria Comillas - I.C.A.I.
He is the secretary of all board committees.