Lucas Arangüena was appointed head of Santander Corporate & Investment Banking (SCIB) for Continental Europe in May 2018 after being Chief Financial Officer of Santander Corporate & Investment Banking. He was also member of the Global Executive Committee, the Risk Admission Committee and the Group’s Liquidity Committee.
As CFO of the Division, Lucas was responsible for managing credit, liquidity and capital risk. Lucas looks after the Active Credit Portfolio Management Unit (ACPM), Capital unit, XVA desk and Financial Control.
Lucas joined Santander Corporate & Investment Banking Division in 2010 as Global Head of Strategic Planning. Subsequently he was appointed head of Global Transaction Banking in the UK. Prior to joining Santander, Lucas was an Associate Principal at McKinsey & Co in the Corporate Finance practice, where he focused primarily on Corporate & Investment Banking and M&A for large blue chips and private equity investors. He also worked for Goldman Sachs.
Lucas holds an MBA from MIT Sloan, an MSc from the École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées and an MSc from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.