Ana Patricia Botín

Ana Patricia Botín
  • Chairman, Banco Santander, Spain

BA, Bryn Mawr College. Formerly, eight years with JP Morgan, New York. 2001, set up private equity fund and IT Web consultancy firm (later sold to Indra). 2002-10, Executive Chairman, Banesto, recognized as the best bank in Spain for three consecutive years by Euromoney. With Banco Santander: led the bank's growth strategy in Latin America; currently, CEO, Santander UK; Member of the Board; Member, Global Executive and Management Committees. Active leader in social responsibility and philanthropic work. Founder and Chair: CyD Foundation, which supports university education; Empieza por Educar (ExE), an affiliate of the Teach for All organization in Spain.