Was re-elected as the chairman of our board of directors in 2017, a position which he has held since 2007. He was our chief executive officer from 2001 to 2007, chief executive officer of Banco de A. Edwards from 2000 to 2001, commercial manager at Banco Santiago from 1995 to 1999 and corporate manager at Banco Santiago from 1999 to 2000.
Mr. Granifo is also chairman of the board of directors of Banchile Asesoría Financiera S.A., Socofin S.A., Banchile Securitizadora S.A., Banchile Administradora General de Fondos S.A. and of the executive committee of Banchile Corredores de Seguros Limitada. He is also chairman of Viña San PedroTarapacá S.A., and a member of the board of directors of Compañía Cervecerías Unidas S.A., Empresa Nacional de Energía Enex S.A, and Asociación de Bancos e Instituciones Financieras. He holds a degree in business administration from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.
Mr. Granifo is a member of the following committees:
• Board Loan Committee,
• Finance, International and Market Risk Committee,
• Portfolio Risk Committee,
• Upper Operational Risk Committee,
• Consumer Finance Division Committee
• Leasing Committee, and
• Factoring Committee.