José Delgado Larena-Avellaneda

Corporate, M&A, Startups, Fintech & Blockchain
Corporate and Partnership Law
Spanish, English.


Madrid, 1978. I lived in Santa Cruz de Tenerife until 1996. I moved to Madrid to study law at ICADE. After sitting public examinations I decided to practise law. Luckily, I have never been bored, and because I specialise in an exciting area of law, Commercial and Corporate Law, learning about all types of companies, always enriching and demanding, and am able to work in the new legal scenarios facing them today.

  • (2001-2010) Studying for Public Examinations for Notaries, Academia Matritense del Notariado, Madrid.
  • (1996-2001) Qualified in Law (E-1) at ICADE. Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid.
  • (1996) Specialised Diploma in Business Law. Escuelas Pías, Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
  • (2013-Present Day) Ejaso ETL Global.
    Senior Lawyer, Company Secretariat; M&A; Start-ups. Specialised in the Fintech Business area and Blockchain business. Advisor on B2B participative funding platform, Investment Service Companies, collective investment institution management companies, etc…. Regulatory supervision CNMV and BdE.
  • (2011-2013) Junior Lawyer, Business Law, Corporate, M&A, Refinancing. Speaker at courses, talks and conferences.
  • (2018) Spaces Madrid on aspects of Crowdfunding, Legal Framework of Company Directors, Blockchain technology-based business models. Electronic at 11th ECOFIN Congress.
    Speech entitled “Legal services: Where does Blockchain fit in?” at Centro Universitario Villanueva.
    Speed at III Blockchain experts panel, Cryptocurrency versus Money.
  • (2017) Speech on Crowdfunding, Seminars on the Sharing Economy, Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
  • (2016) Several talks at Google Campus Madrid
  • (2016) Publications in several specialised law and Fintech blogs and websites.
  • (2013-Present Day) Co-author of “Crowdfunding: Legal Aspects”, Ed. Aranzadi.
  • (2018-Present Day) Mentor at EXPLORER (Banco Santander Accelerator) Collaborates with INTERMÓN OXFAM.
  • (2017) Mentor at IES Tetuán de las Victorias Secondary School.
  • (2017-Present Day) Member of the Legal Committee of ALASTRIA BLOCKCHAIN CONSORTIUM NETWORK.
  • (2015-Present Day) Mentor at SECOT (Spanish Seniors for Technical Cooperation).