Iván Rabanillo

  • Plaza de la Independencia 6
  • 28001 Madrid
  • Spain
Profile Experience

Iván Rabanillo is a partner in the Tax Department of Latham & Watkins' Madrid office. He advises Spanish multinational groups and international investors in Spanish and international tax aspects of sophisticated cross-border M&A, financing transactions, capital markets offerings, and restructuring transactions, dealing with cutting-edge tax structuring issues.

With more than 17 years of experience, Mr. Rabanillo regularly advises, among others, on the following areas:

  • Transactional Tax
  • International Tax
  • Latin America Practice

He is qualified to practice in Spain, Brazil, and in the United States (New York).


Iván Rabanillo is ranked as Up and Coming by Chambers Europe 2020

Iván Rabanillo is recommended by a client who notes: "He is really able to connect the dots between several jurisdictions and provide valuable practical insights and solutions." Chambers Europe 2020

Mr. Rabanillo’s recent experience includes advising:

  • Enagás in its co-investment (alongside with Blackstone and GIC) to acquire US listed group Tallgrass for approximately US$1.5 billion
  • Värde Partners in the acquisition of an additional 49% stake of WiZink for €1.1 billion
  • The Carlyle Group in the:
    • Acquisition of a majority stake in Codorniú for €390 million
    • IPO of Applus Services, S.A. for €1.2 billion
  • Glovo in the raising of €115 million (Round C financing) and of €150 million (Round D financing)
  • The Initial Purchasers in a bond offering carried out byHaya Real Estate for €475 million
  • IFM Investors in the acquisition of OHL Concesiones for €2.8 billion
  • Global Infrastructure Partners in the:
    • Sale of its 24% stake in Saeta Yield to Brookfield AM
    • Acquisition of a 20% stake in Gas Natural for €3.8 billion
    • Sale of its 15% shareholding in CLH to Borealis Spain Parent B.V.
  • Goldman Sachs in the:
    • Financing of the acquisition of Telecable de Asturias by Zegona Communications
    • Financial restructuring carried out by Promociones Habitat
  • Globalvia in the acquisition of Pocahontas Parkway Holdings, LLC., holder of the concession of the Route 895 Connector in Richmond, Virginia
  • Applus Services, S.A. in the refinancing of its existing debt, through multicurrency facilities amounting to €850 millions
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