Alex has almost 20 years' experience advising clients on international projects in Spain. Representing the new breed of agile, multifaceted European professionals, Alex moved from his native Brussels to Barcelona in 1997 to start his career as an international lawyer in Spain. He relocated to Madrid in 2004 to join Hogan Lovells. Working in Brussels, Amsterdam, Barcelona and Madrid has enabled Alex to speak fluently in English, Spanish, French and Dutch.
Alex focuses his practice on international M&A, transactions and complex commercial projects. He has also represented clients in a variety of industry sectors over the years and is particularly well placed to assist companies in the industrial, technology, e-commerce, retail, and life sciences field.
He is also involved in our Pro Bono program. He represents Hogan Lovells on the Advisory Board of the foundation Youth Business Spain which he helped set up in 2014 with several Spanish NGO's, JPMorgan and Accenture.
'Business-savvy, international expert [...] pragmatic approach, creative style and superb communication skills'
'Continues to impress clients'
Cisco on an investment in a Spanish smart city and IoT technology company.
Gordon Brothers on novel commercial agreements providing support to Spanish retail companies.
Advising the listed European sustainable food company Wessanen on its acquisition of Spain's leading organic brands group Biogran.
A leading U.S. online retailer on the launch of its Spanish e-commerce activities.
A leading online travel group on various corporate and commercial matters in Spain.
International tech, ecommerce and sharing economy companies on Spanish regulations.
European and U.S. pharmaceutical and healthcare companies on transactional and commercial matters in Spain.
Recommended in Chambers Global, Chambers Europe
Legal 500 and IFLR-1000