Marcelino Armenter Vidal was born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in 1957. He has been a member of the CaixaBank Board of Directors since June 2019.
He holds a Bachelor's degree and a Master's degree in Business Administration and Management from ESADE Business School.
His current roles are CEO and member of the Executive Committee of Criteria Caixa, S.A.U. He has held both of these posts since March 2019.
Other positions he currently holds are: Director of Naturgy Energy Group, S.A. since September 2016, Chairman of Mediterranea Beach & Golf Community, S.A.U. since February 2017 and CEO since September 2017, Director of Inmo CriteriaCaixa, S.A.U. since October 2017, CEO of the management company Caixa Capital Risc, S.G.E.I.C., S.A. since February 2002 and Executive Deputy Chairman since October 2018, and Director of Saba Infrastructures, S.A. since September 2018.
He began his career at Arthur Andersen, before joining Hidroeléctrica de Cataluña. He has worked with "la Caixa" since 1985 holding various positions and responsibilities. From 1985 until 1988 he was the Director of Internal Audit and Control of the Caixa Group. From 1988 to 1995 he was the Manager of the Investee Area. From 1995 to 2001 he held the role of Chief Executive Officer of Banco Herrero. From 2001 to 2007 he was the Chief Executive Officer of Caixa Holding. From 2007 to 2011 he held the post of Assistant Chief Executive Officer of "la Caixa". From 2011 to 2013 he was the Chief Executive Officer of Risk at CaixaBank. From 2013 up to the end of March 2019 he was Chief Executive Officer of Criteria Caixa, S.A.U. and from 2017 up to the end of November 2019 was a Director of the Inbursa Financial Group.
Latest update: December 2019.