Grupo Financiero Santander México, (BMV: SANMEX; NYSE: BSMX) ("Santander México"), one of the leading financial groups in Mexico, announced that Jorge Arturo Arce Gama has been hired as Deputy General Director of Global Corporate Banking.
Executive President and CEO of Santander México, Héctor Grisi Checa, said, "Santander México is bolstering its leadership in corporate banking, and securing an executive of Jorge's caliber underscores our commitment to this goal. We are attracting the best talent and forming the most powerful unit in this segment of banking in Mexico, a clear differentiator from our competitors."
Jorge Arturo Arce Gama is an industry veteran, with more than 25 years of experience in investment and corporate banking. He most recently served as CEO and Chairman of the Board of Deutsche Bank México. He has worked at institutions including Citibank México and Deutsche Bank in New York with responsibility for Latin America. He has also been Vice President of the Mexican Banking Association (ABM for its initials in Spanish) and a member of the Business Coordinating Council.
Juan Garrido will be moving to the UK.