Gabriel Pérez de Cárdenas

Gabriel is a senior advisor in domestic and international tax matters to high net worth individuals, family businesses and groups, artists and sportspersons, entrepreneurs and company directors, from individuals and their corporate interests through to their underlying investments, covering overall direct and indirect taxes involved, including income tax, inheritance tax, corporation tax, VAT and transfer taxes.

Gabriel is currently the Managing Partner of Avantia Asesoramiento Fiscal y Legal. Before joining this firm in 2005, he was the Director of the High Net Worth Practice of Ernst & Young Abogados from 1999 to 2005, and he was a member of the Wealth Tax Planning and Family Business Management Team of PricewaterhouseCoopers from 1994 to 1999.

He is a leading advisor in domestic and international business and wealth restructuring processes, ‘intervivos’ and ‘mortis causa’ free transfers, acquisition and disposal of business interests and/or passive investments, M&A operations, IPOs, joint venture agreements or other business ventures, real estate transactions, remuneration planning and any other arrangements giving rise to high complex tax issues, Spanish tax audits procedures, court appeals, obtaining Spanish tax rulings and voluntary disclosure processes.

Academic background:
  • General Management Program (PDG), IESE Business School, Madrid (2013)
  • Master in Asesoria Fiscal (LLM), IE Law School (1994)
  • Degree in Economics and Business, specialized in Business Management, at Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Last Name
Pérez de Cárdenas
Professor IE Law School