Board of Directors

IAG Board of Directors
Biography PhotoAntonio Vázquez
Chairman

First appointed: May 2010. Re-elected June 2016

Key areas of experience: retail, sales/marketing, finance, governance.

Biography PhotoWillie Walsh
Chief Executive Officer

First appointed: May 2010. Re-elected June 2016

Key areas of experience: airline industry.

Current external appoint... 

Biography Photo Marc Bolland
Non-Executive Director

First appointed: June 2016

Key areas of experience: general management, commercial management/marketing, retail, hospitality industry.

Biography PhotoPatrick Cescau
Non-Executive Director

First appointed: September 2010. Re-elected June 2016

Key areas of experience: retail, finance, sales/marketing, governance.

Biography PhotoEnrique Dupuy de Lôme
Chief Financial Officer

First appointed: September 2013. Re-elected June 2016

Key areas of experience: finance, airline industry.

Current external appointments: Chairman, Iberia Cards.

Biography PhotoJames Lawrence
Non-Executive Director

First appointed: September 2010. Re-elected June 2016

Key areas of prior experience: finance, consumer, airline sector.

Biography PhotoMaría Fernanda Mejía
Non-Executive Director

First appointed: February 2014. Re-elected June 2016

Key areas of experience: consumer, customer development, strategic planning, supply chain, innovation, marketing communications, merger and acquisitions.

Biography PhotoKieran Poynter
Non-Executive Director

First appointed: September 2010. Re-elected June 2016

Key areas of experience: professional services, finance services, corporate governance.

Biography Photo Emilio Saracho
Non-Executive Director

First appointed: June 2016

Key areas of experience: Vice Chairman and Member of the Investment Banking Management Committee, JPMorgan Chase & Co. Non-Executive Director, Industria de Diseño Textil S.A. (Inditex).

Biography PhotoDame Marjorie Scardino
Non-Executive Director

First appointed: December 2013. Re-elected June 2016

Key areas of experience: commercial management, government affairs, communications, digital and media, legal services.

Biography PhotoAlberto Terol
Non-Executive Director

First appointed: June 2013. Re-elected June 2016

Key areas of experience: finance, professional services, information technology, hospitality industry.

Additional information on Board of Directors
Name of Board MemberCategory1
Date first appointment
Date last appointment
Election procedure
Antonio VázquezIndependent
25/05/2010
15/06/2017
Voting at the shareholders' meeting.
Willie WalshExecutive
25/05/2010
15/06/2017
Voting at the shareholders' meeting.
Marc BollandIndependent
16/06/2016
15/06/2017
Voting at the shareholders' meeting.
Patrick CescauIndependent
27/09/2010
15/06/2017
Voting at the shareholders' meeting.
Enrique Dupuy De LômeExecutive
26/09/2013
15/06/2017
Voting at the shareholders' meeting.
James LawrenceOther
27/09/2010
15/06/2017
Voting at the shareholders' meeting.
María Fernanda Mejía Independent
27/02/2014
15/06/2017
Voting at the shareholders' meeting.
Kieran PoynterIndependent
27/09/2010
15/06/2017
Voting at the shareholders' meeting.
Emilio SarachoIndependent
16/06/2016
15/06/2017
Voting at the shareholders' meeting.
Dame Marjorie ScardinoIndependent
19/12/2013
15/06/2017
Voting at the shareholders' meeting.
Alberto Terol Independent
20/06/2013
15/06/2017
Voting at the shareholders' meeting.

1    In accordance with the definitions set forth in the Spanish Unified Good Governance Code

Directors shareholdings