Mr. Doncel joined the Santander Bank N.A. Board and the Santander Holdings USA, Inc. Board in 2016. He is also a member of the Santander Consumer USA Holdings, Inc. Board since 2015.
Mr. Doncel has served in numerous leadership roles in the banking industry, including service on boards of directors and in senior management. He is the Chairman of Banco de Albacete, S.A. and a member of the board of directors of Santander Holding Internacional, S.A., Santusa Holding, S.L., Grupo Empresarial Santander, S.L., Administración de Bancos Latinoamericanos Santander, S.L., Banco Santander (México), S.A. de C.V., Grupo Financiero Santander, S.A. de C.V., Ingeniería de Software Bancario, S.L., Geoban, S.A., Produban Servicios Informáticos Generales, S.L., Santander Consumo, S.A. de C.V., Santander Hipotecario, S.A. de C.V., Santander Vivienda, S.A. de C.V., and Casa de Bolsa Santander, S.A. de C.V.
Mr. Doncel has served as a senior executive of Banco Santander, S.A. (“Santander”) and certain predecessor companies since 1993, most recently as Senior Executive Vice President and Director of the Accounting and Control division since October 2014, as Senior Executive Vice President and Director of the Corporate Division of Internal Audit from June 2013 to October 2014, and as Senior Executive Vice President and Director of the Retail Banking Management Control Area from April 2013 to June 2013. Prior to his time with Santander, he worked for Arthur Andersen Auditores, S.A., Division of Financial Institutions.
Mr. Doncel holds a degree in Economic and Business Sciences from Universidad Complutense de Madrid.