The prospect of lucrative energy exports causes a lot of hand-rubbing at the top, but locals fear for their health and environment and mayors complain about lack of public consultation
He has been a lawyer in practice since 1990. Between 1999-2001 he was a Regional Manager of the Recovery of Buildings and Real Estate Bank, Councillor of the City Council of Alicante from September 2011 to 2015. From December 2013 to June 2015 he was Councilor for Health, Consumption and Environment. He is a Lieutenant Mayor. In 2019 he was elected Mayor of Alicante.