Antonio Monteiro death coronavirus: Presidente do Banco Santander, the chairman of the Portuguese unit of Spain’s largest bank, Santander, Antonio Vieira Monteiro, has died from coronavirus.
Antonio Monteiro death by coronavirus happened Wednesday, March 18 2020. He is the second victim of the coronavirus disease in Portugal. He was 73 years old.
Portugal reported its first coronavirus death on Monday March 16 2020. The victim was an 80-year-old man with pre-existing conditions who was hospitalised in Lisbon.
Vieira Monteiro became chairman of Santander Totta in 2019 after seven years as chief executive. He led the bank during a period of austerity, economic and debt crisis in Portugal.
A Santander spokesman confirmed that Vieira Monteiro had died, but would not say if that was from the coronavirus.
May his soul rest in perfect peace.