Mr. Carrión is Executive Chairman of Popular, Inc., a diversified bank holding company. Prior to assuming his current position in July 2017, Mr. Carrión served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Popular, Inc. for over 20 years. Mr. Carrión served as a director of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, a governmen-organized financial and monetary policy organization from 2008 to 2015. He also served as a director of NYNEX Corporation, one of Verizon’s predecessor companies, from 1995 to 1997.
Mr. Carrión provides our Board with financial, operational and strategic expertise developed during his long tenure at Popular, Inc. This experience, combined with his board service at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, also provides our Board with deep risk management expertise.
Mr. Carrión has served as a Director of Verizon since 1997. He is Chair of the Finance Committee and a member of the Corporate Governance and Policy Committee and the Human Resources Committee.