Salvador Larroca was born in Valencia, Spain and got his start working at Britain's Marvel Comics hub, Marvel UK. After transferring to the US with scattered work here and there, Larroca got his big break when he was asked to pencil the Heroes Return mini-series. This work netted him a successful three year run on Fantastic Four with Chris Claremont he then left Fantastic Four to do some cover work and pencil various fill in issues until he landed a spot drawing various X-Men arcs.
Invincible Iron Man
With the succesful launch of the Iron Man film, Larocca was given the opportunity to team with writer Matt Fraction and do the art and cover work for a new Iron Man on-going series, The Invicible Iron Man. Their first arcs won an Eisner in 2009 for best new series. Larroca has also been nominated for a 2010 Eisner for best cover artist. During the Stark Dissasembled story arc, Larroca did a series of variant covers with a different layout. Following Issue #25, Salvador also assisted in designing and now drawing the new Iron Man Armor.