Party affiliation: Left Unity Group
Local councillor; Secretary General, Spanish Socialist Action Party. Member, Spanish parliament. Cortes; Member of the European Parliament, since 1987.
Vice Chairman, Transport and Tourism Committee, 1987-1989, Substitute, since 1989. Member, Environment, Public Health and Consumer Protection Committee, since 1989. Member, Institutional Affairs Committee, since 1989.
Member, ACP-EC Joint Assembly. Civil engineer.