Ana Botín

Group Executive Chairman, Banco Santander

Ana Botin was appointed Executive Chairman of Banco Santander in 2014, leading a cultural, commercial and technological transformation of the Group focused on customer loyalty. Ana began her career at JPMorgan in New York, before joining Santander in 1988. She led the Group’s expansion in Latin America and from 2002-2010 was chief executive of Banesto in Spain. From 2010-2014, she was CEO of Santander UK. Ms Botín is the founder and Chair of CyD Foundation and Empieza por Educar, a Board member of the Coca-Cola Company and a member of the MIT CEO Advisory Board