Gómez-Acebo & Pombo has strengthened its tax department and its Bilbao office with the incorporation of Aitor Soloeta, until now a partner in PwC’s Tax & Legal Department
Aitor began his professional career as a lawyer in the Tax Department of the Barcelona office of Cuatrecasas Abogados, and provided advice to companies for nine years, and then went on to work for the Public Administration for 21 years; 10 of them as Finance Inspector, 4 years as head of the Finance and Economic Promotion Departments of a Local Entity, 3 years as head of the economic administration of the General Assembly of Bizkaia, and the last 4 years as Director General of the Provincial Treasury of Bizkaia. Subsequently, he resumed his activity in the private sector for 4 years, as a partner in the Tax Department of the Bilbao office of PwC, and now he is starting a new project by joining Gómez-Acebo & Pombo, as head of the Tax Department of the Bilbao office.
He has also been Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of the financial institution Bilbao Bizkaia Kutxa, before its transformation into a Banking Foundation, in which he has also participated as a member of its Board of Trustees.
Aitor is specialized in Foral Tax Law, and has also provided advice to national and international entities, which allows him to decisively promote the Tax Area in the Bilbao office of GA_P, taking responsibility for his department in that area to project it, especially, in all the Foral territories, while serving as a complement to the one provided, as indicated, at national and international level.
GA_P tax department
Currently, the tax department of Gómez-Acebo & Pombo is made up of six partners and a team of more than 40 associates located in Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Bilbao and Lisbon.