Deputy Governor, Bank of Spain
She was appointed Deputy Governor of the Bank of Spain in September 2018.
Since that date, she is also a member of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism of the European Central Bank, Chairwoman of the Management Committee of the Deposit Guarantee Fund for Credit Institutions Vice-Chairwoman of the Governing Committee of the FROB (Fund for Orderly Bank Restructuring) and Director of the National Securities Market Commission (CNMV). She is also a member of the network of Central Banks formed to assess the role of finance in the ecological transition (NGFS) and of the Committee on the Global Financial System (CGFS) of the Basel International Bank for Settlements. Since its inception in 2019, she has been a member of the Board and Chair of the Technical Committee of the Macroprudential Authority Financial Stability Board (AMCESFI).
Previously, she was Deputy Director General for Macroprudential Supervision at the European Central Bank, with responsibility for the direct supervision of the 35 largest and most complex significant institutions in the euro area. Previously, she was Director of the Department in charge of the supervision of the former Spanish savings banks, within the Directorate General of Supervision of the Bank of Spain. An inspector of credit institutions at the Bank of Spain since 1991, she has also been an associate professor at the Complutense University of Madrid, where she obtained her degree in Economics and Business Administration.