Andres is head of the M&A and private equity practice group. He is highly recognised for his experience in complex M&A cross-border transactions, including public and private M&A. He has participated in some of the most relevant and complex transactions in the region within a diverse range of sectors with a focus on infrastructure and energy.
He graduated as a lawyer and a specialist in finance from the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá. And he obtained an LLM at Columbia Law School in New York.
Before joining the firm, Andres was Senior Vice President at Brookfield Asset Management Inc for approximately 10 years, being responsible for transaction execution activities and M&A undertakings in Latin America.
Over the past 20 years, he has assumed key leading roles in capital investment activities, which exceed US$ 15 billion mainly in infrastructure and power generation assets in Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru. This includes private deals, government privatisations and several open market transactions such as share acquisitions and tender offers.
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