ECIJA’s Advisory team, which already has 5 partners and more than 30 professionals, specialises in advising on business management in Tax, Labour, Commercial and Accounting matters for large companies, investment funds, startups, SMEs and foundations. With this signing, it hopes to increase its client base in the public sector, mainly through European funds.
The new partner has a dual role, Legal and Economic-Financial, she is an expert in Public Financing and in Management and Justification of European funds. The lawyer has more than fifteen years of experience in economic-financial management tasks, having developed her career mainly in the Public Sector, where she has held, among others and since 2009, the position of economic-financial director of the Andalusian Council of Chambers of Commerce. In this position, she has led the direct management of more than €300 million. The new partner of ECIJA Advisory also has experience in financial and strategic consultancy for both the public sector and companies participating in European Programmes, as well as advising on applications for and justification of subsidies.
The new partner holds a degree in Law with a specialisation in Business Law from the UPO. She also holds a degree in Business Administration and Management, specialising in Accounting and Auditing from the UPO, and an Executive Education Program at IESE. She has conducted training sessions on access to finance in the framework of European Programmes.
In the words of Oliver von Schiller, Managing Partner of ECIJA Advisory “Alicia’s arrival represents a boost in one of the most demanded specialities by our clients, such as public financing, as well as an opportunity to grow in the Public Sector”.
Alicia Sáez, new partner at ECIJA Advisory, said: “I join ECIJA Advisory with great enthusiasm and with the intention of promoting public finance advice that can benefit our clients, as well as providing new solutions for the Public Sector.”