Bachelor of Laws, Universidad Pontficia de Comillas.
Professor Alarcón was a partner of the legal and taxation department of Ernst & Young in Madrid until 1998, and from 1998 to 2000, he held the posts of secretary of the board of directors and wealth planning manager of UBS España SA. He joined Gómez-Acebo & Pombo in September 2000 and was a partner of the firm from 2002 to 2010, leading the firm’s tax department. He has made various contributions to specialist publications and journals.
He has been a member of the Madrid Bar Association since 1986 and is also a member of the International Bar Association, American Bar Association and AEDAF (Association of Tax Professionals).
Mr Alarcón has been teaching international taxation for many years at IE.