Karol Gallardo

Karol Gallardo



“To live is the rarest thing in the world Most people exist that is all”

Oscar Wilde



Law Degree, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain (2010).

Law Degree, Universidad Garcilaso de la Vega, Peru (2012) and Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Peru (2006).


Master in International Tax Management, CTO Business Excellence School, Spain (2013).

Master in Business Taxation, Universidad Pontificia de Comillas ICAI- ICADE (2012).

Master in Business Law, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain (2011).

Diploma in Business Administration and Development, Instituto de Desarrollo Empresarial, Peru (2006).

Between 2013 and 2022, different courses on International Taxation, Real Estate Taxation, Transfer Pricing, Family Business, conducted by Centro de Estudios Financieros (CEF) Spain. He has also taken specialization courses on immigration law.


Karol Gallardo is a Partner at Mavens, also currently Director of the Tax team, specialized in national and international tax advice to private wealth, family businesses, national and international groups. Karol is regularly involved in corporate restructurings projects, tax planning and optimization processes and projects for individuals and legal entities, wealth protection projects, tax audits and different tax procedures.

She started her professional career in 2007 with an internship in urban planning and administrative law. In 2010, she worked in the legal department of a French insurance company. In 2011, he joined Ernst & Young Abogados, S.L.P, where she gained experience in tax advice, specializing in the field of national and international tax advice for companies and groups from different industries.

At the end of 2014 she joined the tax team at Mavens. In 2018 she was promoted as Director of the Tax Department and in January 2022 she was promoted to Partner. Karol is specialized in corporate taxation, family businesses, individuals, tax planning, international taxation and transfer pricing, tax inspections and procedures and relocation processes, wealth protection, change of residence and relocations.

Karol actively participates in Mavens International projects in United States and LATAM, and in projects carried out in BLITA INTERNATIONAL, an international association of which Mavens is a founder member. Karol has participated in national and international events and seminars, webinars, as a speaker for strategic tax processes on tax planning of private wealth, implementation of real estate and business investments, taxation in the Blockchain world, among others.

Karol combines the practice of law with teaching at IE Law School, and providing pro-bono advice on tax and immigration matters.