CaixaBank has opened its first representative office in Canada in Toronto and has become the only Spanish bank with a physical presence in the country.
This office is the second of the entity in the North American market after which it opened in New York in 2015 and adds to those already in other countries of the continent, such as Colombia, Peru, Brazil and Chile.
CaixaBank, which is promoting its internationalization strategy, which has accelerated in recent years, has also opened a representative office in Sydney (Australia) in 2018 and has obtained a license to operate as an operating branch in Paris (France).
From the new office, located in Bay Street, the financial center of Toronto, CaixaBank will offer accompaniment and advisory services in foreign trade, corporate banking and corporate banking to Spanish companies with interests and activities in Canada and to multinationals and Canadian companies operating in Canada. Spain.
Bárbara Carmona, from the branch of CaixaBank in London, will be in charge of the team at this office.
For the president of CaixaBank, Jordi Gual, the new representation office in Canada is another step in the process of internationalization of the bank and "reinforces its presence in North America, a market with great attraction for Spanish companies, with great potential for growth in the future ".
The CEO of CaixaBank, Gonzalo Gortázar, stressed that the new office allows to continue offering value-added services to its clients and advising them on their internationalization strategy, in line with the provisions of the 2019-2021 strategic plan.