Andrés seeks to get to know the client, both in business and needs. He is interested in building a relationship of trust with the client, participating with him from the offset. He specializes in finding creative solutions to his client's needs and in negotiating with counterparties. He seeks to advise the client in an integral manner, analysing the possible direct and indirect implications of the matters in which he is rendering his services, in the client's business and interests.
Andrés boasts extensive experience as a legal professional in international companies within the financial sector. His strategic vision and technical expertise are within the areas of financial, corporate, insurance, social security and infrastructure law, which enable him to provide his clients with a service of the highest quality.
Advising at the Investment Management of AFP Provida, specialising on the investment processes of the pension funds, both in Chile and globally.
Involvement at AFP Provida in the process of its sale of US$2 billion, initiated by BBVA and subsequent acquisition by MetLife.
Advising an important port company in the bidding process for the development of a Logistics Platform for a Port Support Zone.
What clients say
During his time as legal head of AFP Provida, Andrés was ranked in Legal 500 among the top 16 General Counsel in the Financial sector in Chile (2017). He has also been recognised by the international publication "Best Lawyers" (Chile) since 2020, in the areas of Capital Markets; Corporate Law and Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Governance and Compliance; and Real Estate Law.
Qualifications and memberships
- Abogado de la Universidad de Chile, 1988: Master of Laws (LL.M) in International Law
- Specialization: International Business, The American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C. December 1993
- Diploma in Management Development, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, December 2001