Director of Corporate Responsibility at CaixaBank
Meritxell Ripoll Manuel holds a degree in Economic Sciences, Executive Development Programme PDD by IESE and MBA by the University of Barcelona, the Autonomous University of Barcelona and the Polytechnic University of Catalonia.
She started her career in the United States, as business manager of the Spanish subsidiary of IUL, manufacturer of high technology instruments for the research sector. She later joined Accenture, where she worked on financial consulting and business strategy projects at leading companies such as Nestle, Nutrexpa, France Telecom, Nortel and Telia, among others.
In 2000 she joined “la Caixa” and worked for more than 8 years as Business Director and Commercial Director at e-laCaixa, a subsidiary company of “la Caixa” which has led the development and the expansion of its electronic channels: Internet, ATMs and mobiles.
In 2008, she was a member of the team that implemented the Transactional Banking business at CaixaBank. She also managed national networks of commercial teams and was also responsible for the business development area of Business and Entrepreneurs Banking.
Since February 2017 she is the Corporate Responsibility Director, leading the implementation of CaixaBank’s CSR Master Plan within the General Strategic Plan of the entity.