Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, S.A.
Lead Counsel South Europe and Africa
Javier is currently the Lead Counsel for South Europe & Africa at SGRE (Head of Legal Spain) and a skilled M&A Lawyer which, amongst others, has recently led one of the key M&A transactions in the Wind Sector consolidation. Apart from his more than 11 years of experience as an active and well-known expert in the Energy Sector, in addition, for nearly a decade Javier has been an active player in the private practice, as Corporate and M&A Lawyer in some of the most reputable Law Firms in Spain, including a secondment in a Magic Circle Firm in London, taking active part in a number of relevant transactions in the market and acting as Secretary of the Board of directors in different companies. Javier has been recognized as an outstanding international lawyer for Projects and Infrastructures as well as within the M&A field in the Energy Sector, underlying his very deep insight, pragmatic approach and managerial skills. Several awards attest Javier’s name in the market: - Awards: 40 under Forty 2017 Award by Iberian Lawyer which honors the leading 40 lawyers across Spain and Portugal under the age of 40 for their outstanding achievements in the legal profession. - Iberian Lawyer Gold Award 2016: Projects and Infrastructure Lawyer of the year (Spain and Portugal), recognising the excellence among legal professionals who are bringing a competitive edge to their international business. Javier is a regular panelist in international legal forums and round tables. He has also lectured in Masters and academic entities and he has published many articles in legal publications and economic media.