Xavi is a teacher and specialist in Californian Massage and certified in 2011 as a masseur by the Esalen Institute, San Francisco (USA).

He graduated with a degree in Psychology from the University of Barcelona in 1995.

He began his career as a therapist studying massage therapy and Advanced sports and therapeutic massage at the ITASE centre in 2004 (Barcelona). 

He later went on to study Lymphatic Drainage at the same school.

In 2006 he studied Structural Osteopathy at the Ali Bei Centre (Barcelona).

The same year he began training in Californian Massage at Spazio Masajes, completing all the levels of Californian Massage until obtaining the Esalen Institute Certification as an Esalen Institute Certified Practitioner (California) (2011). 

Xavi currently gives sessions of Californian Massage (Esalen Massage), training professionals in this type of massage and continues to study other massage techniques such as deep tissue, Hawaiian Massage, Ayurveda Massage and other holistic techniques.

He is also a keen practitioner of different types of yoga and other disciplines that involve body movement such as contemporary dance and ‘contact’.