BBVA Group named Javier Rodriguez Soler CEO for BBVA Compass and country manager for U.S. operations. Rodriguez Soler will take over the country manager role from Onur Genç, who was previously appointed BBVA Group CEO.
The BBVA Board of Directors approved the succession plan for the company’s chief executive officer, designating current CEO of BBVA Compass and U.S. Country Manager, Onur Genç, as successor to Carlos Torres Vila as Group CEO.
BBVA Compass named Garanti Bank’s Onur Genç its next CEO. Manolo Sánchez will become its non-executive chairman. Garanti is Turkey’s largest bank and a BBVA franchise.