BBVA Returns to Miami Due to “Strong Demand” in the Growing Offshore Business, Says Murat Kalkan

Interview with the Head of BBVA Global Wealth Advisors


Photo courtesyMurat Kalkan, Head of BBVA Global Wealth Advisors

Author: Marcelo Soba

“The main objective is to serve BBVA group clients in Latin America for their international wealth management needs,” the executive responded, clarifying that this was a short and simple answer.

Kalkan elaborated to provide context regarding BBVA's “strong presence” in Latin America. In this regard, the Spanish bank projected that the US has been the main and largest offshore wealth management center for these clients for a long time

The executive is an industrial engineer with an MBA from The Wharton School and has been with the firm for five years, having worked in New York and Houston offices.