Miguel Solana | Head of Corporate Banking Products & Innovation, Bank of Shanghai Strategic Partnership, Santander
Miguel Solana is Head of Corporate Banking Products & Innovation at the Santander-Bank of Shanghai Strategic Partnership. He leads the commercial activity and product development for both Chinese companies investing abroad and multinationals in China. He is also leading several initiatives around digital innovation in banking.
Previous to his current position, Miguel was Head of Product Strategy with Santander's Global Infrastructure Finance Group, where he also was a senior member of the Renewables & Power Finance team. Before joining Santander, Miguel hold different positions at Telefónica (based both in Madrid and Beijing) and at the World Bank in Washington, DC.
Miguel has invested in several European start-ups, in particular in the area of education and internet marketplaces. He also sits in the board of some of them.
Miguel is an Industrial Engineer from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and holds an MSc. in Management, Information Systems and Digital Innovation from the London School of Economics and an M.A. in International Economics from Stanford University.