Manuel is CEO of DC Advisory Spain where he leads the firm's Corporate Real Estate and Capital Advisory practices, bringing with him over 20 years' experience in investment banking and strategic consultancy.

Prior to joining DC, Manuel was one of the founders of Atlas Capital in 2000, a successful M&A boutique that was integrated with Close Brothers in 2008.

Manuel says: "In my current managerial role, I believe it is my duty to ensure that the new generation of bankers understand this dynamism in order to bring innovative solutions to meet our clients' needs."