KPMG Abogados promotes five to partner

Antonio Fernández, Miguel Ferrández, Carlos García del Cerro, César Salagaray and José Marí have been promoted to partners of the firm to stregthen KPMG´s Tax and Legal departments

New promotions have been made in the Madrid, Barcelona and Valencia offices.

Antonio Fernández (first right) joined KPMG in 2006 and six years later was promoted to director. From this position, he has been leading international services withing KPMG Global Compliance Management Services (GCMS).

With more than 16 years of professional experience in KPMG, Miguel Ferrández (second right), from the beginning, has been part of the indirect KPMG Abogados Tax department, participating in its growth and consolidation. He has extensive experience in the field of indirect taxation, both national and international, having advised on business and real estate reorganization projects, and on the design and implementation of multinational structures for the marketing of goods and services, among others.

Carlos García del Cerro (centre) began his professional career at Arthur Andersen (Garrigues), specializing in Corporate Tax advice. He also participated in the creation and development of the Tax Litigation line in the Catalonia area and joined KPMG in 2011 to participate in the development of the Corporate Tax unit there, in Catalonia region. From there he has been leading the Tax advice of major national and multinational groups, and the planning of numerous business reorganization processes

Cesar Salagaray (first left) joined KPMG in 2015 to develop the Value Chain Management (VCM) practice in Spanish multinationals with a strong presence abroad. Through a Tax consultancy approach he seeks to align the Tax policies of such groups with their actual operating models in order to eliminate potential tax risks and make global taxation more efficient.

In addition to the four tax experts, KPMG Abogados has also strengthened the legal area with the appointment of José Marí (second left) as partner. He is a State Attorney since 1998, and decided to enter the private practice of law in 2012. In 2014 he joined KPMG Abogados as a director in the Valencia office. His experience is multidisciplinary and transversal: both in the public and private sectors.

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