Born as Ana Patricia Botin – Sanz de Sautuolo O’Shea, Ana went on to be a renowned Spanish banker. She was appointed to the post of Executive Chairman of Santander Group, which is a family business and happens to be the fourth generation to get on board. Earlier, she was also the CEO of the firm’s UK branch.
Ana Patricia was born on 4th October, 1960 to Emilio Botin and Paloma O’ Shea. Her father was the Executive Chairman on Santander Group’s Spain branch in those days. She studied Economics at Bryn Mawr College. Ana went on to Harvard Business School for higher studies.