Banco Adopem

Basic economic data (December 2015)

  • Country:
  • Clients: 361.722
  • Portfolio: 114 (MMUSD)
  • Average loan amount: 636 (USD)
  • Employees: 1.238
  • Offices: 70

The Savings Bank and Credit ADOPEM is created in 2004 in the Dominican Republic. It is an internationally recognized entity and a benchmark in the microfinance sector worldwide, triple consecutive regional winner of the ‘Prize for Excellence in Microfinance in Latin America and the Caribbean’ awarded by the Inter-american Development Bank (IDB).

Executive Chairwoman: Mercedes Canalda de Beras-Goico



The BBVA Microfinance Foundation has 71,37% of the capital of the Bank Adopem.

Members of the Management Board

  • José Antonio Colomer Guiu (President)
  • Mercedes de Canalda (Vice-President)
  • Luis Pellerano (Director and Secretary)
  • Ramón Feijóo (Director)
  • Pedro Luis Saiz Ruiz (Director)
  • Javier M. Flores Moreno (Director)
  • Manuel Ricardo Canalda Pimentel (Director and Treasurer)
  • Engracia Franjul de Abate (Director)

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