Executive Bios

Our directors

Biography PhotoClaudio Melandri
Chairman of the Board
Claudio Melandri became the Executive Chairman on March 1, 2018 and country head of Grupo Santander ...
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Biography PhotoOrlando Poblete Iturrate
Vice-Chairman
Orlando Poblete Iturrate is the First Vice President and has served on the Board since April 25, 20...
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Biography PhotoOscar Von Chrismar
Vice-Chairman
Oscar von Chrismar Carvajal is Second Vice President of the Board. He is a director of Sinacofi and...
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Biography PhotoJuan Pedro Santa María Pérez
Director
Juan Pedro Santa María Pérez became a Director on July 24, 2012. He has served as the Corporate Lega...
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Biography PhotoLucia Santa Cruz Sutil
Director
Lucía Santa Cruz Sutil became a Director on August 19, 2003. She is a Member of the Board of the Uni...
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Biography PhotoAna Dorrego
Director
Ana Dorrego became a Director in March 2016. She joined the Santander Group in 2005 and from then ha...
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Biography PhotoAndreu Plaza
Director
Andreu Plaza became a Director in March 2016. Mr. Plaza was appointed as Santander’s Chief Technolog...
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Biography PhotoFelix de Vicente Mingo
Director
José Félix de Vicente Mingo became a director on March 27, 2018. He has a commercial engineering deg...
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Biography PhotoAlfonso Gomez Morales
Director
Alfonso Gómez has a Civil Engineering degrees from the Universidad Católica de Chile, Ph.D. of the R...
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Biography PhotoBlanca Bustamante Bravo, (Alternate)
Alternative Director
Blanca Bustamante Bravo became an Alternate Director on April 28, 2015. She holds a degree in busine...
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Biography PhotoRaimundo Monge Zegers, (Alternate)
Alternative Director
Raimundo Monge Zegers became an Alternate Director on April 29, 2003. He was Corporate Director of ...
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Committee membership

Below is a summary of our committee structure and membership information. To read more about any of the committees, click on committee names in the chart below.

Below is a summary of our committee structure and membership information. To read more about any of the committees, click on committee names in the chart below.
Chairperson Chairperson Committee Member Member Financial Expert Financial Expert
Vice Chair Vice Chair
 Analysis & Resolution CommitteeHuman Resources CommitteeAudit CommitteeAsset & Liability CommitteeMarket CommitteeRisk CommitteeStrategy Committee
Claudio Melandri   Committee Member   Chairperson Committee Member Committee Member Chairperson
Orlando Poblete Iturrate  Vice Chair   Committee Member Chairperson    Chairperson  
Oscar Von Chrismar  Vice Chair     Committee Member Chairperson Committee Member  
Juan Pedro Santa María Pérez  Chairperson      Committee Member  
Lucia Santa Cruz Sutil  Committee Member      Committee Member Committee Member
Ana Dorrego        
Andreu Plaza        
Felix de Vicente Mingo   Chairperson Committee Member Committee Member    Committee Member
Alfonso Gomez Morales     Committee Member Committee Member   Committee Member
Blanca Bustamante Bravo, (Alternate)   Committee Member Committee Member     
Raimundo Monge Zegers, (Alternate)  Committee Member      Committee Member Committee Member

Senior management

Miguel Mata
Chief Executive Officer
José Manuel Manzano
Director of Middle-Market
Fred Meller
Director of Global Corporate Banking
Ricardo Martinez
Director of Internal Audit
Felipe Contreras
Chief Accounting Officer
Franco Rizza
Director of Risk
Cristian Florence
General Counsel
Matias Sanchez
Director of Retail Banking
Emiliano Muratore
Chief Financial Officer
Guillermo Sabater
Financial Controller
María Eugenia de la Fuente
Director of Human Resources
Sergio Avila
Director of Administration and Costs
Carlos Volante
Manager Clients and Service Quality
Ricardo Bartel
Director of Technology and Operations