Western Europe: Repositioning CaixaBank

Peter Lee
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Isidro Fainé is the highly driven power broker who used the crisis to make CaixaBank the biggest bank in Spain. He now has to overhaul its safety net portfolio of strategic industrial stakes and better position the bank for tough times in its core business. Fainé and his chief executive Gonzalo Gortázar have made big promises to shareholders on returns. Can CaixaBank deliver?