Do not show this message again

Corporate information

Board of Directors

Javier Ibarz Alegría

Javier Ibarz .


Javier Ibarz


Javier Ibarz Alegría, born in Barcelona in 1953, has been a member of the CaixaBank Board of Directors since 2012. He was the General Director of Caja de Ahorros y Pensiones de Barcelona ("la Caixa”) until June 2014, and trustee of the ”la Caixa” Foundation until October 2014. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of VidaCaixa since 2014.

Graduated as an industrial engineer from the University Technical School of Industrial Engineers of Terrassa (Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros Industriales de Terrassa). He has completed the Higher Business Program and Senior Management at IAD. He has been an accredited technician for Self-Protection plans since 2013. He was awarded the title of Environmental System Manager in 2002 by the European Organization for Quality, and completed a number of post-graduate courses in civil engineering, structures, industrial facilities and urban planning and infrastructure. He has completed various courses on the subject of director training and is an internationally renowned expert in solar protection technology.

He has worked widely as an industrial engineer since 1982. From 1993 to the end of 2013, he was successively Product Area Manager, and Research, Development and Innovation Manager, Operations Area Manager, and was finally appointed Managing Director of a leading international solar protection company.

Since 2003, he has been the General Manager and founding member of a company specializing in engineering and industrial consultancy, infrastructure and urban planning, environmental management and packaging consulting, EIGMA, S.L. Since 1994, he has been the Head of Building Security and the Emergency Plan of the Teatro Fortuny de Reus consortium.

He has published various articles and spoken at international conferences on the impact of solar protection on energy savings, on solar protection systems, as well as speaking on the environment and environmental management.

Last updated: September 2016.