Aurora Sanz is the head Partner of the Labor & Employment Department at Grant Thornton. She has more than 25 years of experience providing legal advice to large and medium companies. Furthermore, she specializes in redundancies in force, labor litigation, health and safety and labor compliance. The sectors to which Aurora´s expertise extends include automotive, pharmaceutical, FMCG, hotel trade, telecommunications, ports, contact centers, retail and insurance. In addition, Aurora has a deep knowledge of Employment and Health & Safety regulations.
Aurora joined Grant Thornton in 2014 to reinforce its Labor & Employment Department in Spain. Before joining Grant Thornton, she worked for 13 years at Baker & McKenzie Law Firm as Partner and at European Legal Advisors Law Firm for 5 years as a Lawyer.
Aurora is member of the BAR association of Barcelona, Vocal of the Advisory Board of “Món Jurídic” BAR publication, Chairman of the Labor Commission of AIAL (International Association of Labor Lawyers), and member of FORELAB (Spanish Professional Employment Association). She collaborates as an associated professor in UIC Law School and is a member of the ESADE Law School Professional Advisory Board.
Aurora is graduated in Law by Pompeu Fabra University, studied a master´s degree in EU Law by the Universidad Autónoma of Barcelona, cursed a Master in Prevention of Occupational Risks offered by the Universidad Politécnica of Cataluña, and cursed a Master of General Management (“PDG”) at IESE business School.