Xavier Martorell

Lawyer and partner, Ros Petit, Spain

Sessions: Day 2, Track A Tax and law issues in ownership transfer: European experiences from a business law perspective

Xavier Martorell is a lawyer with extensive knowledge in family-owned business, since the majority of his clients are family-owned or privately held companies. He specializes in corporate counselling and business transactions, acting in the areas of business and corporate law as well as real estate law for a significant number of the aforementioned companies, several of which are large multinationals. He has ample experience in cross-border assignments and has provided advice to many Spanish entities investing abroad as well as non-resident companies wishing to set up a business in Spain.

He holds a degree in Law from the University of Salamanca and is a member of the Barcelona Bar Association. He also holds a postgraduate degree in Business Management and Administration from IESE Business School. Xavier joined Ros Petit after having expanded his experience in a number of other law firms. He lived for some time in Paris and London. He speaks English, French, Spanish and Catalan.

He has taken part as a speaker/visiting lecturer in many seminars and business schools courses.