Head of Mergers and Acquisitions
Fernando is partner, head of M&A at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo.
He specialises in banking law, securities market law, collective investment schemes, mergers and acquisitions and family businesses.
He holds a degree in Law and a diploma in Business and European Studies from Universidad de Deusto. He holds a diploma in Advanced European Studies from the College of Europe, Bruges. He obtained a research grant from the EFTA, Geneva. He completed a P.I.L. at Harvard Law School.
Fernando has been Highly Regarded in recent years by IFLR 1000 for his work and extensive experience in the areas of Banking and M&A. In addition, he is also recognised in prestigious legal directories Chambers & Partners and Legal500 as one of the leading practitioners in the areas of Commercial, Corporate and M&A. Who’s Who Legal has recognised him in the area of M&A and Governance.
He is the Spanish correspondent for the Journal of International Banking Law and World Securities Law Report, and has contributed as author to several specialised legal publications.
Membership of professional bodies and associations
Madrid Bar Association no. 23105
World Securities Law Review Board, APCIMS-EASD Legal and Tax Committee.
IBA (Committees E, I and Q)
ICA (Member of the Standards Committee)
Circulo de Empresarios