Javier Monzón

Javier Monzón

Non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors

Chairman of the Delegate Commission

Chairman of the Appointments, Remuneration and Corporate Governance Committee

 

Javier Monzón is a Madrid-born economist with wide ranging professional experience in business, finance and technology. He was Director of Corporate Finance Banking at Caja Madrid and managing partner of Arthur Andersen. He has also held the positions of CFO and Director of Corporate Development at Telefónica, and he has also served as President of Telefonica Internacional. He served as Chairman of Indra from the year of its creation in 1993 until 2015.

He has also sat on, and continues to serve on, the boards of a number of private and listed Spanish and international companies. He is also an investor and adviser to start-ups and technology-based capital development funds.

Javier Monzón is firmly committed to promoting and fostering entrepreneurship, education and innovation. He has been Vice Chairman of the Social Council of the Carlos III University and is currently Chairman of the Executive Committee of the CyD Foundation (Knowledge and Development Foundation), a trustee of the Princess of Girona Foundation, trustee and board member of Endeavor Spain and member of the International Advisory Council of Brookings.

He was appointed director of PRISA in November 2017, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of PRISA in February 2018 and he is non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of PRISA since January 1, 2019

 

Category:

Independent 

First and last appointments:

  • 20 November 2017
  • 20 November 2017

Boards of Directors of other listed companies to which it belongs (*):

Director of Sopra Steria Goup, S.A.

(*) Excluding: (i) holding or family-owned companies and (ii) positions in companies that had been already recorded in the previous biographical note.

Boards of Directors of other non- listed companies to which it belongs (*):

Director of 4IQ, Inc. (USA)

Non-executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of OpenBank, S.A. (*)
(*), subsidiary 100% owned by Grupo Banco Santander, where he also sits as an independent director on behalf of Santander España, a business unit which is not a legal entity in its own right.

(*) Excluding: (i) holding or family-owned companies and (ii) positions in companies that had been already recorded in the previous biographical note.

Other paid activities:

The director does not perform other paid activities different to those above declared.

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