Ricardo Bocanegra Sánchez holds a Bachelor of Arts in Law in the specialty of Public Law from the University of Seville and is an Administrative Agent.
In April 1982 he set up the Gestoria Bocanegra. Since the beginning, he has especialized in foreign issues and in a record period he became the first gestoria in Andalucia taking care of foreigners.
Ricardo Bocanegra has always been in the vanguard in the defense of the interests of foreigners, since he is aware of the fundamental importance the residential tourism has for the economy of the province of Malaga.
He was one of the pioneers to foresee the importance of the Russian investment for the Costa del Sol and for the past 18 years, he has attended to many Russians in his office and has facilitated for the Russian investors and their families to get their residence permits, and in many cases, their work permits as businessmen who create wealth and employment.
With the purpose of supporting foreign residents, he set up the Federation of Associations of Foreigners in the Costa del Sol in 1993. As president of FAECOSOL, he has managed to achieve many accomplishments in the interests of foreigners.