| Eduardo Castro joined La Nacional in February 2018 as the Chief Operating Officer and EVP. Eduardo has nearly 20 years’ experience working in the remittance industry, beginning with Ria in 2000, where he served as the Director of Spain and Head of Operations for all of Europe. Eduardo was instrumental in ensuring that Ria Europe maintained the highest levels of Quality and Service while maintaining platform and Systems stability. After Ria, Eduardo, partnered with a Private Equity sponsor, to co-found i-transfer, a global Money Transfer Company, operating in 7 countries, where he would serve as COO until 2018.
Prior to joining the remittance industry, Eduardo held various positions with Frito-Lay and Dupont. Eduardo has an MBA from Thunderbird University (ASU) and a BA in Engineering from ITESM in Mexico City. He is a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist with both ACAMS and FIBA.