Maria Teresa Bassons was born in Cervelló in 1957. He has been a member of the CaixaBank Board of Directors since June 2012.
She graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Pharmacy from the University of Barcelona (1980) and she is a Specialist in Hospital Pharmacy. She holds a pharmacy license. She has also been a member of the Executive Committee of the Chamber of Commerce of Barcelona, since 2002, and Chair of the Business Committee for the health care sector in the same institution. She has also been Deputy Chair of the Official College of Pharmacists in Barcelona (1997-2004) and General Secretary of the Catalan Pharmaceutical Association Council (2004-2008).
She is a member of the Board of Directors of Bassline, S.L. and Administrator of TERBAS XXI, S.L. and a member of the Board of Laboratorios Ordesa since January 2018, as well as a member of the Oncolliga Scientific Committee.
She was a member of the Board of Directors of Criteria CaixaHolding from July 2011 to May 2012, a board member of Caixa d'Estalvis i Pensions de Barcelona "la Caixa" from April 2005 to June 2014, Trustee of the Fundación Bancaria Caixa d'Estalvis i Pensions de Barcelona "la Caixa" from June 2014 to June 2016 and a member of the Consultative Committee of Caixa Capital Risc until June 2018.
She has also been a member of the Advisory Council on Smoking of the Health Department of the Catalan Government (1997-2006) and of the Advisory Committee on Bioethics of the Catalan Government (2005-2008) and director of the INFARMA Conference and Exhibition at the Fira in Barcelona in the 1995 and 1997 events, and director of the publications "Circular Farmacéutica" and "l'Informatiu del COFB" for twelve years.
In 2008 she was awarded the Medal of Professional Merit by the General Council of Pharmacists in Spain. In June 2018 she was named Academician of the Catalan Royal Academy of Pharmacy.
Last updated: December 2018.