Garrigues appoints Nicolás Santos partner responsible for Galicia

Garrigues has appointed Nicolás Santos the partner responsible for Galicia, effective January 1, 2023. He replaces Pedro Regojo, who has been in charge of the area since 2015.

“I am convinced that the powerful team of partners led by Nicolás Santos will continue Garrigues’ successful trajectory in Galicia. I thank Pedro for the work he has done over all these years and I wish him the best”, said Fernando Vives, ceo of Garrigues.

Nicolás Santos Padín has developed his career at Garrigues and has been a partner since 2017. He is a specialist in tax law and in advising companies and family assets, as well as in the taxation of cooperative societies. Graduated in Law from the University of Vigo, he has taught numerous courses and seminars on tax theory and practice and has participated as a speaker and professor in different master’s degrees, postgraduate courses and conferences organized by public and private entities (the Afundación Business School or the University of live among others). Currently, he is an associate professor at Galicia Business School.

Jesús Andújar Larios has also developed his professional career at Garrigues, after his time at Arthur Andersen, where he joined after graduating in Law and Economics and Business Sciences from the Comillas Pontifical University (ICADE). Likewise, he has a master’s degree in tax law and a Diploma as an Expert in Business and Asset Valuation. He is specialized in tax law, especially in the sectors of corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions and in advising companies and family assets. He is a professor on the Master’s Degree in Taxation and Taxation at the College of Economists of A Coruña, as well as at the School of Finance, having directed the Executive Master’s Degree in Tax Consulting at the Centro de Estudios Garrigues and the Training Institute of Novacaixagalicia and collaborating in various training organisations and business.

Michael Heron