‘BBVA Technology’ a Division Created in 2023, Launches Operations in Latin America

This new tech division, named ‘BBVA Technology en América,’ is set to be headquartered in Mexico, evolving from the merger of several technology firms previously operating under BBVA Axial Tech.
'bbva Technology' A Division Created In 2023, Launches Operations In Latin America
Bbva Technology A Division Created In 2023 Launches Operations In Latin America

Now boasting nearly 600 employees, this consolidation aims to further the digital transformation objectives of the BBVA Group, enhancing the division’s strategic influence within the bank’s ecosystem.

The formation of BBVA Technology represents a unification of the group’s tech entities: BBVA Next Technologies, BBVA IT España, and Datio, harnessing their collective experience and talent. This strategic move is not just about expansion but also about fostering career opportunities for its tech personnel, thereby increasing employee satisfaction and loyalty.

With its presence in Spain and across key Latin American countries including Argentina, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela, BBVA Technology is poised to elevate its brand visibility and continue its commitment to specialized talent in support of BBVA’s broader digital ambitions.The appointment of Ricardo Jurado as CEO of BBVA Technology in Europe and Robert Altes as CEO of ‘BBVA Technology en América’ underscores the strategic importance of these regions to BBVA’s operations.

This leadership structure is designed to ensure the seamless integration of the technology division’s value proposition across BBVA’s operational footprint, reinforcing the bank’s dedication to driving digital transformation and innovation across its global network.

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