Sonia Dulá

Member of the Board of Directors

Member of the Delegated Commission

Chairwoman of the Appointments, Remuneration and Corporate Governance Committee

Member of the Audit, Risks and Compliance Commission

 

Sonia Dulá is a business executive and entrepreneur and, until March of 2018, she was Vice Chairman at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Prior to this position, she was head of the Latin America Wealth Management Division at Merrill Lynch and head of Corporate and Investment Banking for Latin America, where she led many high profile transactions, and had oversight responsibility for mergers and acquisitions, public debt and equity issues and corporate loans.

Ms. Dulá began her career at Pemex in Mexico. Following her MBA, she worked for nine years at Goldman Sachs, where she led landmark privatizations out of Spain, Italy and Mexico, as well as global debt and equity offerings for Latin American issuers. 

After Goldman Sachs, Ms. Dulá became CEO of Telemundo Studios México, the production center for Telemundo Network (USA).  She co-founded two internet companies – Internet Group of Brazil and Obsidiana – and she was CEO of Grupo Latino de Radio, a Prisa company with more than 500 owned and operated radio stations in Latin America and the US Hispanic market. 

Ms. Dulá is an independent director on the board of ACCIONA (BME:ANA) and of Hemisphere Media (NASDAQ:HMTV); she is Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of BESTINVER; and a member of the Latin America Strategic Advisory Board of Banco Itaú (NYSE:ITUB).

Ms. Dulá is a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations. She has been a director on the board of The Council of the Americas, Women’s World Banking, and The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts. She was a member of Young Presidents Organization (YPO) and served on the Global Diversity & Inclusion Council of Bank of America.

Ms. Dulá holds a degree in Economics, Magna Cum Laude, from Harvard University  and an MBA from Stanford University. She ranks 4th on Fortune’s list of The 50 Most Powerful Latinas (2018).

 

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 Acciona
  • Director of Hemisphere Media

(*) 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 (*):

  • Non- executive Chairwoman of Bestinver

(*) 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 remunerated activities other than those mentioned.

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