Francisco is a Founding Partner of Ramón y Cajal Abogados and Co-head of Finance and Capital Markets. He is also currently Managing Director of the Firm.Leading legal directories consistently rank him as one of the key experts in finance and capital markets law in Spain. Over the course of his career, Francisco has orchestrated numerous IPOs, increases in share capital for listed companies and debt issues.Currently on leave from his appointment as Counsel to the Spanish Government (Abogado del Estado), Francisco has acted as General Counsel of the Spanish Securities Market Commission (CNMV) and Member of its Advisory Committee, representing its issuers. He has also worked for the Managing Entity of FOGAIN (Sociedad Gestora del Fondo de Garantía de Inversiones). Additionally, he has served as General Tax Counsel at Bankinter and member of the Spanish Banking Association's (ABE) Tax Committee.Francisco currently acts as secretary general and member of the board of directors for several banks and listed companies, including Inmobiliaria Colonial,S.A.