Lic. Eduardo J. Escasany
Mr. Escasany obtained a degree in economics at the Universidad Católica Argentina. He was associated with Banco Galicia from 1973 to 2002. He was appointed to Banco Galicia’s board of directors in 1975. In 1979, he was elected as the vice chairman and from 1989 to 2002 he served as the chairman of Banco Galicia’s board of directors and its chief executive officer. Additionally, he was Director of the Institute of International Finance and President of Casa Escasany (Jewelry and Watches).
He served as Vice president of the Argentine Banking Association from 1989 to 1993 and as President from 1993 to 2002. In 2005, he joined Grupo Financiero Galicia as a Director.
Currently, Mr. Escasany is the Chairman of Grupo Financiero Galicia, a position he has held since 2010. He is also a member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Foundation Banco de Galicia y Buenos Aires.
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