Enrique Alcántara-García Irazoqui

Member of the Board of Directors. Independent Director.

Born in Barcelona, 1944.

Member of the Board of Directors of Criteria Caixa, S.A.U. since April 2020.

He holds a Law degree from the University of Barcelona. He became a State Attorney in 1972, being assigned to Barcelona.

He has been Government Delegate for the Port Authority of Barcelona and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Títulos Barcelona, S.A. (SIM), Túnel del Cadí, S.A. and Dromogest, S.A. He has also been a member of the Board of Directors of Enagas, S.A., Gas Madrid, S.A., Torras Domenech, S.A. and Banco Herrero, S.A.

He has been Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors and member of the Executive Committee of Caja de Ahorros y Monte de Piedad de Barcelona (1979 - 1991), First Deputy Chairman (1990 - 1991) and Second Deputy Chairman (1992 - 2000) of the Board of Directors of Caixa d’Estalvis i Pensions de Barcelona, "la Caixa", Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees of "la Caixa" Foundation (2000 - 2002), member of the Board of Directors (1993 - 2003), member of the Executive Committee (1999 - 2003) and member of the Audit and Control Committee (2002- 2003) of ACESA, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors and member of its Executive Committee of Saba, S.A., Trustee of Óscar Tusquets Blanca Foundation, member of the Board of Directors of Unión Fenosa, S.A., Trustee of Fundació Nou Mil·lenni and Secretary of the Board of Directors of Abertis Telecom, S.A. (2004 - 2011).

He is currently Partner and Administrator of Bufete Alcántara, S.L.P. and Partner of Brugueras, Alcántara & García-Bragado Abogados. He is also Secretary of the Board of Directors of UPCNET, Serveis d'Accés a Internet de la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, S.L.U., of the Board of Directors of ITHINKUPC, S.L.U. and of the Board of Directors of Vila Universitària, S.L. He is also Secretary of the Board of Trustees of Politècnica de Catalunya Foundation, of the Board of Trustees of Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona Foundation and of the Board of Trustees of Factor Humà Foundation.

From 1993 to March 2020, he was a member of the Board of Directors of Naturgy Energy Group, S.A. and a member of its Audit Committee.

Latest update: April 2020.