Juan heads the firm's Tax practice in Spain, advising on all areas of corporate and personal tax. Juan joined Simmons & Simmons Madrid in September 2000 and became a partner in May 2017. Juan advises on all areas of corporate and personal tax. He has broad experience in international tax planning, M&A and property taxation, with specific focus over the past few years on cross-border distressed debt and real estate transactions as well as fin-tech industry. He also has extensive experience in tax and regulatory matters relating to financial services, with particular focus on collective investment schemes and hedge funds, as well as capital markets taxation. In addition, he regularly advises asset managers on tax litigation matters. Most recently, Juan is regularly advising different Spanish financial institutions on the best suitable the tax structuring of non-regulated (proprietary investment) venture capital funds for Fintech investments worldwide, including the implementation of the structure in the applicable jurisdiction.