CEO Alfredo Saenz Abad left Banco Santander
Mr. Saenz joined Grupo Santander in 1994, when it acquired Banesto through an auction. He was executive chairman of the unit until 2002, when he was named vice chairman and chief executive of Banco Santander. He also served as chief executive officer and first vice-chairman of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya, and chairman of Banco Espanol de Credito (Banesto). He graduated in Economics and Law.
The company announced that Javier Marin Romano will be the new chief executive officer. ■