Graduated in Law from “Madrid's Universidad Complutense” in 1971 and in Economics and Business from Madrid's Universidad Pontificia Comillas in 1982, receiving an extraordinary prize. Obtained a PhD in Economics and Business in 1989. From 1989 onwards, several of her works and articles have been published.
She was Director of the Financial Management Department in the Economics and Business faculty of Madrid's Universidad Pontificia Comillas from 1984 to 2000, Vice-Dean at the same university from 1990 to 1993 and Dean from 1993 to 2002.
She was Director of Internal Audit of Madrid´s Universidad Pontificia Comillas from 2004 to 2012.
Was also previously visiting lecturer at Universidad de Deusto in San Sebastián, Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey in Mexico and Universidad Católica Argentina in Buenos Aires.
She has been Chairman Audit Committee of the Institute of Internal Auditors in Spain until September 2014, which is member. Likewise, she is member of the executive committee of the Institute of Financial Analysts in Spain.