Lola has developed her career at Santander Legal as a lawyer since more than 22 years ago, both at a national and international level, managing teams in high-impact projects. In 2016, she took up the challenge as Santander Legal COO. As Global Santander Legal COO, she has designed and built up a new legal function, a non-technical-legal but a management function for the Team, to achieve objectives of improvement of its efficiency and effectiveness.
After five years, and having been key in the implementation of the control and support functions of legal operations, which are at a maturity stage, Lola Conde has been appointed as Santander Corporate Legal Director for HQ Divisions and Areas. Back to the first line she loves!!
Also, she has been appointed as representative of the In-House Lawyers at the Madrid Bar Association in 2021.
She holds a degree in Spanish and European Union Law from the Universidad CEU, with an Extraordinary Award, and has completed postgraduate several MBA and postgraduate studies and combines her professional activity with activities related to her passion for teaching.
When Lola is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and teenage children.