|Wednesday, 05 November 2014 10:47
|Visa Europe appoints non-executive director
Former Telefonica Europe CEO joins board
Visa Europe has appointed Eva Castillo Sanz as a non-executive director. She will join the Visa Europe board with immediate effect.
Castillo was CEO of Telefonica Europe until February 2014 and remains on the Telefonica S.A. board of directors as well as chairing the supervisory board of Telefonica Germany. She is a non-executive director at Bankia.
She previously held a number of senior executive roles at Merrill Lynch including heading EMEA operations for the company’s global wealth management business.
Gary Hoffman, Chairman of the Visa Europe Board, said: “She has a tremendous track record in management and Board positions demonstrating highly effective long-term strategic vision and the capacity to influence multi-national organisations.”