Guillermo Veiga joined Santander Asset Management (SAM) in 2018 as global head of Technology and Operations. He is delivering several transformational projects, such as Aladdin (Black Rock), Data Strategy, Cybersecurity and Automations and ensures the company's operational performance and efficiency across the board.
Guillermo joined Santander Group in 2016 from Amazon as Chief of Staff to the Santander Group global head of IT&Ops . During this period he was also a member of the Board of Directors of Santander Group affiliates Isban, Produban, Geoban and SBGM. Before that, at Amazon, Guillermo spent 5 years in the roles of Country Head of Israel and later Country Head of Spain and Portugal, having lived in Paris, Luxembourg and Madrid. He previously worked as Systems Engineer at Cisco in Barcelona and Amsterdam.
Guillermo has a degree in Telecommunications from La Salle University (Barcelona) and several certifications in Networking, Data Center and Cloud Computing.
Guillermo Veiga Melhem
Global Head of Technology and Operations