Born in Barcelona in 1957, Juan Rosell Lastortras has been a member of the CaixaBank Board of Directors since 2007.
He holds a degree in Industrial Engineering from Barcelona Polytechnic University. He studied Political Science at Universidad Complutense in Madrid. He is currently Chairman of Congost Plastic.
During his professional career, he has served as Managing Director of Juguetes Congost and has been Chairman of Enher (1996-1999), Fecsa-Enher (1999-2002) and Corporación Unliand (2005-2006). He has also been a board member of Gas Natural, S.D.G, S.A., Agbar, Endesa, Endesa Italia S.p.A., Siemens España and Applus Servicios Tecnológicos.
Up to November 2018 he was the Chairman of the Spanish Confederation of Business Organizations (CEOE).
He is also a member of the Mont Pelerin Society, and Vice Chairman of Business Europe.
Mr. Rosell has received numerous decorations including the Gold Medal of Merit of the International Trade Fair of Barcelona; the Silver Medal of the Barcelona Chamber of Industry, Commerce and Navigation; he was named a Commander of the Order Merit of the Italian Republic and given the Keys to the City of Barcelona and the Tiepolo Prize.
Last updated: December 2018.