Andrés has significant knowledge and experience in both the public and private sectors. In recent years, he has focused on providing legal consulting services to large oil and mining companies operating in Ecuador. In oil and gas, he has provided specialist support at all levels of the crude production and distribution chain (exploration-exploitation, transportation, distribution and marketing).
He has vast experience in public service in Ecuador, he worked on the creation and consolidation of Petroamazonas EP, promoting pioneering legal reforms in oil and gas and mining. When he was the Secretary of Oil & Gas, he led the negotiations for many oil contracts in 2010 and 2011, and worked in the first large-scale mining contract in the country. He designed contractual models for developing mature fields, created socio-environmental projects, led public inquiries and social participation efforts in indigenous territories and mega-diverse areas of the Amazon, and promoted investments in different jurisdictions.
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