Graduate in Business Administration and Management, University of Navarra (1993-1997). Executive MBA, London Business School (2005-2007). Member of the European Parliamente since 2009. He is Vice Chair of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs. Former posts include Head of Business Development and Head of Marketing, Construction Unit, Arcelor Mittal (Pamplona and Madrid, 1988-2004); Commercial and Business Development Manager, SIC Lázaro (Corella, Navarre, 2005-2009 and Head of Exports, Comansa (Pamplona, 2004-2005).