Dual Spanish and Chilean national born in 1949, Oscar Fanjul is Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors and a Member of the Strategy and of the Nomination, Compensation and Governance Committees of LafargeHolcim Ltd. He was elected to the Board of Directors of LafargeHolcim Ltd in 2015. Oscar Fanjul holds a PhD in Economics.
He was Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Lafarge S.A. He was a member of the Board of Directors of Lafarge S.A. between 2005 and 2016. He began his career working for the industrial holding INI, Madrid, Spain. He was Chairman founder and CEO of Repsol, S.A., Madrid, Spain. He has also been Chairman of Hidroeléctrica del Cantábrico, S.A., Oviedo, Spain and of Deoleo S.A., Madrid, Spain.
Oscar Fanjul is Vice Chairman of Omega Capital, Madrid, Spain and his other mandates include that he is a Member of the Boards of Marsh & McLennan Companies, New York NY, USA and Ferrovial S.A., Madrid, Spain.
He has also been a board member of the London Stock Exchange, Unilever, London/Rotterdam, UK/Netherlands, and Areva, France, and BBVA, Spain.