IAG director Manuel Lagares Gomez-Abascal resigns
Mr. Gomez-Abascal has worked as a tax inspector, and government comptroller and auditor. He was the chief executive officer of the Neinver Group, joining in 2004 as general manager. He was the manager of affiliated companies of Bankia; from October 2011 he was the general manager of Banco Financiero y de Ahorros.
Mr. Gomez-Abascal was also the executive chairman of European Retail Property Fund (IRUS). Currently, he is also the vice-president of Indra, and a director of Iberdrola and Mapfre S.A.
Mr. Gomez-Abascal has a degree in Economic Science and Business Studies from Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICADE) and a Master's degree in Public Finance and Tax from Universidad de Alcala de Henares.