These new additions represent a further step in the firm’s commitment to promote specialisation in the M&A, specifically in the areas of Private Equity and international and expatriate taxation.
Íñigo Zumalabe holds a degree in Law from the Universidad Pontificia Comillas and has more than 20 years of professional experience, in which he has specialised in M&A and Private Equity. Previously, he has worked at ECIJA, Freshfields and Garrigues.
Throughout his professional career, he has advised national and international funds, as well as large funds, as well as large corporations, on all types of M&A transactions. He has also been involved in numerous investment transactions, divestitures and joint ventures in various economic sectors.
Ramón Portela holds a degree in Economics and Business Administration from the Universidad de La Coruña and a Master’s degree in Business Tax Consultancy from the Instituto de Empresa in Madrid. He has more than 25 years of professional experience, in which he has specialised in international tax and expatriates, being an expert in advising both companies and their employees on international companies and their employees in international assignments.
Throughout his professional career, he has acquired extensive experience in advising on international Tax, experience in advising corporate restructuring Tax processes, international Taxation, Restructuring, international Tax systems, international mobility of workers, Tax audits and administration, mobility of workers, tax audits and administrative procedures in different jurisdictions. Previously, he has worked at PwC, BDO Abogados y Asesores Tributarios and Merrill Lynch.
José Vicente Morote and Íñigo Rodríguez-Sastre, managing partners at Andersen in Iberia, have highlighted that “the incorporations of Íñigo Zumalabe and Ramón Portela are part of the firm’s strategic line of commitment to specialisation in each of the areas in which we work with first-class professionals who provide added value and allow us to offer highly specialised and personalised advice to our clients.”