Mr. Gallego joined Cerberus in 2018 as Head of Real Estate Advisory in Spain. Based in Madrid, Mr. Gallego is responsible for executing and overseeing real estate acquisitions and transactions activities in Spain.
Prior to joining Cerberus, Mr. Gallego was most recently a Partner at Deloitte LLP in its Financial Advisory business, where he provided advice to different funds on the execution of portfolio purchases amounting to over €39 billion and was responsible for the servicing and developers industries. In 2005, he founded Quadratia, a specialized consulting division for financial entities in the residential real estate sector, and he was the Managing Partner until 2015 when he, along with his transactions team, was incorporated into Deloitte.
Mr. Gallego began his professional career in Cepsa and he also held positions at A.T. Kearney in Madrid and Paris and Group Akra Urbana from 1998 to 2005.
Mr. Gallego holds a degree in mining engineer from ETSIMM de la Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. He also received his M.S. in Mineral Economics from Colorado School of Mines and M.S. in Petroleum Economics and Management from ENSPM de Paris. He is Chartered Surveyor – MRICS.