Javier Carral


Javier holds a degree in Economics and Business Sciences of the Complutense University of Madrid and an MBA of Huston University (USA).

His professional career started in Banesto Mercado de Capitales. In 1994 he joined HSBC bank where he work in different divisions Treasury and Capital Markets, Private Banking, ending this period as President of HSBC Gestión SGIIC HSBC Gestión SGIIC.

In 2000 he joined Caixa Galicia, where he held different responsibility positions: Director General of GesCaixa Galicia SGECR, Director of Financial Centres, Investments Director and Managing Director of Corporación Industrial.

In 2014 he is appointed Head of the Investees of ABANCA. He has been member of different boards of directors like Itinere Infraestructuras, R Cable, Cafento, Plásticos Ferro, Gas Galicia, Dinak, Cupa Group, Norvento, Continental Group, Helena Activos Líquidos, Vigo Activo SCR, Sodiga SGECR, Chairman of Espacios Termolúdicos and Vice-president of Tecnocom. He has also been member of the advisory boards of Unirisco, I+D Unifondo, Baring Iberia and Diana Capital.

In 2021 he is appointed Executive Head of Investment Banking.

At present he represents ABANCA in the boards of directors of Caser, Sogevinus Fine Wines and Veralia Corporación de Productoras de Cine y Televisión.