The Cuatrecasas law firm has appointed Jorge Badía, until now CEO, as CEO of the firm, and to Rafael Fontana, CEO since 2014, as the new president of the firm for the next four years, as reported by the firm in a statement.
The president of the firm said that "four years ago we embarked on the idea of transforming the business and today we are reaping the benefits with a historical growth, a solid team and eager to continue innovating»And highlighted the centennial character as well as its« strong Iberian roots ».
For his part, the new CEO of the law firm, founded in Barcelona, has expressed his «Full commitment to continue leading this project». Badia is also committed to transforming the legal profession and giving way to young and female talent. «We will use new work methodologies that allow us to be more efficient. We will continue growing hand in hand with our clients and our people, "said the new CEO of Cuatrecasas.
Appointments are have submitted to the vote of the Board of partners in Barcelona, held on 4 and 5 April, and are part of the process of succession of the governing bodies of the firm, during which ten new quota members have also been chosen.
The renewal of positions comes after an exercise in which Cuatrecasas has presented a record growth figure, the highest in the last decade, after closing 2018 with some total revenues of 277.4 million euros, 12% more