Born in Navares de Ayuso (Segovia), in 1956. Holds a degree in Law from the Autonomous University of Madrid. State Insurance Inspector.
2015-2017: President of the Inter-American Federation of Insurance Companies (FIDES).
1997-2002: General Director of Insurance. DGSFP (Directorate-General for Insurance and Pension Funds). Ministry of Economy.
1988-1997: Operations Director of the Insurance Compensation Consortium.
1983-1988: Technical Assistant Director of Operations of the Insurance Compensation Consortium.
1980-1983: Tasks involving supervision of insurance undertakings in the DGSFP. Ministry of Economy.
President of UNESPA (Spanish Association of Insurance and Reinsurance Institutions) (five consecutive terms).
Member of the Consultative Committee of the National Securities Market Commission (CNMV).
Member of the Insurance Advisory Board of the Spanish Ministry of Economy.
Member of the Executive Committee and the Board of Directors of the Spanish Confederation of Employers’ Organisations (CEOE). Vice President of CEOE (2010-2014 and 2018 to present). President of the Tax Committee and the Internal Regime Committee. Member of the Economy and Financial Policy Committee.
Member of the Strategic Board of Insurance Europe.
Member of the Board of Directors of the Institute of Economic Studies (IEE).
Member of the Board of Directors of the Spanish Institute of Financial Analysts - Foundation for Financial Studies