Mauricio Larraín

Mauricio Larraín is External Director of Santander Bank Group Chile and General Director of the ESE Business School from the Los Andes University of Chile. He has served as the Santander Bank Group Chile’s Chairman and General Director from 1992 until 2014 and has been President of Santander Chile Holding S.A. and Universia Chile S.A. from 2000 until 2014. During this period, Santander Bank Group Chile was chosen as the Best Bank in Latin America in six different years by the América Economía Magazine. Before joining Santander, Mauricio Larraín was Senior Finance Specialist at the World Bank in Washington D.C., Manager of External Debt at the Central Bank of Chile and Deputy Superintendent of Banks of the Superintendence of Banks of Chile. He was awarded several prizes for his executive achievements. In 2008, he received the Estrategia Newspaper Award for Best Executive. In 2007, he was selected among the 3 Best Executives and Managers of Chile by Adimark GfK/La Segunda Newspaper, and in 2004, he was chosen as one of the 10 Best Executives of Chile in 20 years by the newspaper La Tercera of the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile. Mauricio Larraín holds degrees in Law and Economics (candidate) from the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and a degree in Law from Harvard University. Born on 31 July 1950, he is married and has six children.