Lara de Mesa

Head of Responsible Banking, Banco Santander

Lara de Mesa is Head of Responsible Banking at Santander since September 2018. From this position, and reporting to the Head of the Executive Chairman’s Office, she leads the team which aim is to make Santander one of the most responsible banks in the world, to develop our business and corporate activity in a responsible way, delivering clear and measurable progress and helping people and business prosper. For doing this her team engages with all areas, Risks, Corporate Investment Banking, Wealth and Asset Management, Finance, Universities, Compliance and Human Resources in particular, and countries where Santander is present, such as Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Chile, the US, the UK, Germany and Poland, in a joint effort.