In 2015 Mr. Maldonado joined the Boards of Santander Holdings USA, Inc.; Santander Bank, N.A.; Santander BanCorp; Banco Santander Puerto Rico; Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc.; and Santander Investment Securities, Inc.
He has been the Vice Chairman of Santander Holdings USA, Inc. since October 2015, and is a member of the Executive and Risk Committees. Mr. Maldonado is also a member of the Santander Bank, N.A. Risk Committee. He is the Chairman of the Compensation and Nomination Committee of Santander BanCorp and a member of the Compensation, Executive and Regulatory and Compliance Committees of Santander Consumer USA.
In 2016, Mr. Maldonado joined the Board of Banco Santander International where he is a member of the Executive Committee and served as Acting Chairman of Santander Investment Securities, Inc.
Mr. Maldonado is Senior Executive Vice President, Global Head of Cost Control at Banco Santander, S.A. Mr. Maldonado has held numerous management positions at Santander, including Senior Executive Vice President, Head of the General Directorate for Coordination and Control of Regulatory Projects in the Risks Division, and Executive Committee Director and Head of Internal Control and Corporate Development for Santander UK.
Previously, Mr. Maldonado was an attorney with Baker & McKenzie and Corporate and International Law Department Head at J.Y. Hernandez-Canut Law Firm.
Mr. Maldonado received a law degree from UNED University and a law degree from Northwestern University.