Mr R.L. Carrión

Mr R.L. Carrión

Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board of Popular, Inc.
Background | Banking and finance
Born | 1952
Nationality | American

Mr Richard Carrión was appointed to the Supervisory Board in 2017. Mr Carrión is currently an operating partner at J.C. Flowers & Co., an affiliate of the majority shareholder. In addition to this role at J.C. Flowers & Co., Mr Carrión is the executive chairman of the board of Popular, Inc. Mr Carrión was previously the president (2010 - 2014) and chief executive officer (1991 - 2017) of Popular, Inc., and he is on the board of directors at Verizon Communications and First Bank. He is also chairman of Vall Banc S.A.U. Furthermore, Mr Carrión is a member of the International Olympic Committee, member of the Central Board of International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Finance Commission and trustee and president of Banco Popular Foundation. Mr Carrión was also a Class A Director at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York (2008 - 2015). Mr Carrión received a bachelor of finance and commerce from the Wharton School of Finance, University of Pennsylvania and a master’s degree in Information Services from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.