He was born in Puente Genil (Córdoba) and moved to Madrid and studied at CUNEF. His professional life was spent in the banking sector, holding positions of Apoderado and for 17 years Director in different branches of Banco Hispanoamericano Madrid until his pre-retirement in 1996. Within a few months of pre-retirement he volunteered for Banco de Alimentos de Madrid >(Madrid's food bank) and for 24 years has held various positions related to administration and finance. The last ten years, five as Vice President and five as President of the Foundation.
He has been and continues to be very happy collaborating in the work of the Food Bank, an organization focused on the food care of the most needed people.