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Maritza Arizmendi Díaz


Maritza Arizmendi, CPA, Esq., is Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Executive Committee. Her responsibilities include corporate finance, accounting, financial planning, reporting, treasury, asset liability management, capital planning, information technology and facilities management.

Ms. Arizmendi has successfully held positions of increasing management and responsibility in banking and finance throughout her career. She joined OFG in 2012 when it acquired BBVA’s Puerto Rico Operations, where she was CFO and Treasurer of the subsidiary of the Spanish bank.

Ms. Arizmendi was named OFG’s Senior Vice President of Corporate Finance in 2012, Chief Accounting Officer in 2014, and EVP and CFO in 2017.

She started her career in financial services in Puerto Rico in 1990 at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where she attained the position of Senior Auditor. In 1994, she was named Vice President of Loan Review at Poncebank, which was acquired by BBVA in 1998. Subsequently, she became Vice President of Risk Management of BBVA PR Operations in 1998, Senior Vice President of Financial Planning in 2000, and Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer in 2006.

She is a Certified Public Accountant and is admitted to practice law in Puerto Rico. Ms. Arizmendi received her B.S. (Accounting) and Juris Doctor from the University of Puerto Rico.