RETURN TO PEOPLE

David González Gálvez

Managing partner – New York

Education

Law Degree and Diploma in Corporate Law, ICADE (2002)
Advanced Program in Corporate Legal from Instituto de Empresa, Madrid (2005)
Doctorate studies in Civil Law – Diploma of Advanced Legal Studies, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (2006)
Academy of American and International Law at the Center for American and International Law, Dallas, Texas (2008)
International Programme at Travers Smith LLP (London, 2011)

Professional experience

Secondment in the energy group Union Fenosa, now Gas Natural, as an external consultant in the restructuring of its international business (2005)
He worked in the international private banking division of Banco Santander – Santander Private Banking (Geneva, 2006-2007)
Foreign Associate with Pinheiro Neto Advogados, Sao Paulo, (2009-2010)

Specialisation

Specialized in M&A, restructuring, private equity and venture capital, particularly in the technology, infrastructure and energy industries

Teaching

He has been a teacher in the “Dirección General de ESERP” (2009-2010) Master and in several seminars on internalization and investments in Latin America

Membership of Professional Bodies and Associations

Madrid Bar Association
New York Bar (desde 2017) – FLC
International Bar Association (since 2006): National Representative for Spain of the Young Lawyers’ Committee (2010 – 2013)
Member of the CCHS (Cámara de Comercio Hispano Sueca), since 2009
Member of the Chamber of Commerce Brazil-Spain, since 2010

Languages

Spanish
English
French
Portuguese

Publications

Contributor to the Investing Across Borders project (2012) of The World Bank Group (http://iab.worldbank.org)
Responsabilité sociale des entreprises – Initiatives et instruments de niveau européen capables d’améliorer l’efficience juridique dans le champ de la responsabilité sociale des entreprises” carried out for the Policy Department C: Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs of the European Parliament at the request of the Committee on Legal Affairs. July 2012.
Droitset obligations des actionnaires – Régimes nationaux et propositions d’instruments au niveau européen en vue d’améliorer l’efficience juridique” carried out for the Policy Department C: Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs of the European Parliament at the request of the Committee on Legal Affairs. July 2012.
Relations entre l’organe de surveillance des entreprises et le management – Régimes nationaux et propositions d’instruments au niveau européen en vue d’améliorer l’efficience juridique” carried out for the Policy Department C: Citizens’ Rights and Constitutional Affairs of the European Parliament at the request of the Committee on Legal Affairs. July 2012.

Industries

Private Equity Venture Capital and Start-ups

Acknowledgments

  • 2019
  • 2018

The Legal 500 2019. Private Equity

«the 'outstanding' David González»

Chambers Europe 2018. Private Equity: Venture Capital

"He is very commercial and empathetic, with a lot of experience"

Legal 500 2018. Private equity