The EIB is providing two guarantees of €500 million each to support companies affected by the COVID-19 crisis: one for Spanish businesses and the other for companies located in Austria, France, Germany and Italy.

Santander is making an additional €1 billion available to Spanish and European companies.

The operation is being carried out under the Pan-European Guarantee Fund (EGF).


01-02-2021 Press release [PDF]

Joao Simao will lead the new team as Global Head of Digital Solutions Group. 

The new unit will partner with global coverage and product teams, providing comprehensive support in the digital acceleration of customer’s business as well as developing value-added products and services, both in-house and in partnership with new entrants.