David Urbano, Director of Mobile Phone Banking of La Caixa, a leading body worldwide in mobile services. Mr. Urbano has been with La Caixa for 10 years – for the last 3 years, he has been Head of Mobile Phone Strategy. La Caixa leads the mobile banking sector in Spain, for both private users and companies. Over 1million customers conduct their financial transactions from their mobile phones and the entity has had over 2,000,000 downloads of applications for mobiles. The entity offers more than 40 different applications, available free from CaixaMó vil Store, its application shop.
In addition, La Caixa presides over the international working group on NFC payments, set up by the Mobey Forum, an organization that brings together operators, financial entities and mobile manufacturers.
La Caixa has been chosen as the Most Innovative Bank of the year for the 2011 BAI-Finacle Global Banking Innovation Awards.