Currently Santander Legal COO, reporting to the Deputy Secretary of the Board and Director of the Legal Department of Banco Santander, Lola has developed her career as a lawyer in fields as diverse as e-business, retail banking, HR, Purchases, Costs, Communication, Corporate Governance, both at a national and international level, managing teams in high-impact projects. She holds a degree in Spanish and European Community Law from the Universidad CEU, with an Extraordinary Prize, and has completed postgraduate studies at IE, MMBA Deusto and combines her professional activity with activities related to her passion for teaching.
As Santander Legal COO, her mission is to define and develop within the Legal Department, under the tutelage of Senior Management, and as direct support to it, a non-technical-legal but management function, to achieve objectives of improvement of its efficiency and effectiveness, communication actions, management and dissemination of knowledge, with a focus on the personal and professional development and motivation of people, of the team.
Also, she has been appointed as representative of the In-House Lawyers at the Madrid Bar Association.
When Lola is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and teenage children.