Director of the Board of Directors 01/02/2016
Mr. Ángel Corcóstegui Guraya holds a Ph.D. in Finance and an MBA from The Wharton Business School (USA) and a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Santander, Spain. He is a Founding Partner and Chairman of Magnum Capital, the largest private equity firm exclusively devoted to Spain & Portugal. Prior to founding Magnum in 2006, he served as First Vice Chairman and CEO of Banco Santander Central Hispano, currently Banco Santander, from 1994 to 2002. From 1987 to 1994, he was a Board Member and General Manager of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya (BBV). He has also held positions as Senior Economist at Chase Econometrics, Chase Manhattan Bank (USA) and Financial Analyst at the World Bank in Washington D.C.
Additionally, Mr. Corcóstegui is Chairman of Eptisa, Iberchem and Orliman in Spain and a Member of the Board of Governors of The Lauder Institute for Management & International Studies (University of Pennsylvania) and of the Executive International Board of The Wharton Business School in the United States. From 1995 to 2002, he was a member, and subsequently Vice Chairman, of Cepsa’s Board of Directors and Executive Committee, representing one of its core shareholders at that time, Banco Santander Central Hispano.