Manuel Pavón

Manuel Pavón



  • Tax
  • Family Business

WSG Practice Industries



Founding Partner of PAVON, Asesores Legales y Tributarios, and an advisor to Family Businesses for 20 years. Partner at Garrigues in charge of the Family Business Consulting Department.

Joined firm:2003

Bar Admissions

Member no. 4432 of the Barcelona Business Studies Association.
Member of the Spanish Association of Tax Advisers (non-practicing since 2003). Certified Public Accountant (non-practicing since 2003).
Member of the U.S. Family Firm Institute since 2000.


Degree in Business Studies from Universidad de Barcelona. Master’s Degree in Family Therapy from Hospital San Pablo de Barcelona (Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona). Certified Public Accountant (non-practicing).
Areas of Practice

Family Business | Tax

Professional Career

Professional Activities and Experience

Teaching Experience

ESADE, Escuela de Administración de Empresas de Barcelona, EADA Barcelona, Instituto de la Empresa de Madrid.


Publications, seminars and conferences:

  • Family Succession Plans and the Board of Directors of Family Businesses* Diari de Tarragona 12/17/2006.

  • Parent-offspring relationships at family businesses*, La Verdad de Murcia 09/25/2005.

  • Parents and their offspring at family businesses*, Expansión Catalunya 30/06/2005.

  • Family loyalty*, Cinco Días 06/25/2005.

  • Key factors for an efficient board of directors*, Actualidad Económica 10/01/2004.

  • Transparency and listed family companies,* ABC 10/03/04.

    (*) originally published in Spanish. For further information, see Spanish version of CV