Borja is an industry leading expert on energy transactions, having led projects in more than 15 countries, and has extensive expertise in leading teams of inhouse lawyers for several years.
Borja is Counsel in our Energy team, based in Madrid.
With more than 10 years' experience of the energy market, Borja has provided legal advice in succesful deals in four continents and more than 15 countries in all kinds of energy projects and infrastructures, including bidding processes for energy portfolios, Due Diligence and the acquisition of portfolios of renewable energy projects. He started his career in Jones Day's Madrid office as an associate in the Banking & Finance sector. Before joining Bird & Bird, he was General Counsel in Bow Power Energy (including shareholders ACS group and Global Infrastructure Partners) and before that he was a lawyer in charge of the Banking & Finance legal area in X-Elio (including its shareholders KKR and Gestamp).
He is a qualified lawyer and member of the Spanish Bar. Borja is also a law graduate from the Complutense University in the "Instituto de Estudios Bursátiles" (Institute of Stock Market Studies) which also comprises a 5 year Masters in the Financial Markets in Madrid.
He is fluent in Spanish and English.