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New member profile: Head of legal, compliance, data privacy and insurance for the Andean region at Bayer


Hector Garcia Corredor tells LACCA about his role in the acquisition of Monsanto and the importance of foreseeing change in the legal sector.  

New member profile: Legal manager at utilities giant Suez


José Carlos Barría Vallarino, tells LACCA about his contribution to one of the most important infrastructure projects in Panama and why heavy bureaucracy in the environmental sector can be challenging for companies.

New member profile: legal and contract manager at Honeywell


Luis Enrique Arizmendi Gómez, contract manager at Honeywell in Mexico, tells LACCA about how to get results.

New member profile: Vice president of legal and compliance at Aon Brazil


Patrícia Godoy Oliveira tells LACCA about her experience implementing new strategies at Aon, and how compliance policies need to be fun to be engaging.

New member profile: Legal director and associate general counsel at Avaya


Patricia Jones tells LACCA about why she believes legal counsel must be problem solvers above all else. 

New member profile: Legal coordinator at Grupo Encalso Damha


Roberto Miller tells LACCA about how the role of in-house counsel in Brazil has become far more strategic and how legal departments are no longer seen as cost centres.

New member profile: Legal counsel at Cementos Portland


Jorge Luis Conde Granados tells LACCA about the difficulties of dealing with regulatory bodies across different industries.

New member profile: Senior legal counsel at renowned Brazilian real estate company


Thiago de Almeida Alvares Vono tells LACCA about coordinating legal matters in an uncertain political climate and how this has caused a considerable decrease in real estate deals.

New member profile: Semi-senior legal and compliance counsel at TMF Group

Natalia Soledad Meyer tells LACCA why being thrown in at the deep end meant she was able to rapidly develop her professional skills and increase her responsibilities.

Corporate counsel Q&A: Alejandro Torrendell, Merck


In the first of a new occasional series of interviews, Getting the Deal Through - Pharma Law News speaks to Merck’s general counsel for Latin America Alejandro Torrendell about the challenges of in-house life at a pharma company in the region and how his department stays ahead of the curve. By Richard Woolley

New member profile: Compliance manager at Brazilian food giant JBS


André Nunes Damaso tells LACCA about the importance of ethics and compliance in protecting a company’s reputation and reducing uncertainty in business transactions.

New member profile: General counsel for Mexican real estate company Grupo IGS


Enrique Aguilar tells LACCA why attention to detail in due diligence processes is key for in-house teams in the real estate sector in Mexico.

It takes two to tango


LACCA speaks to the chair of the world-renowned anti-corruption organisation Transparency International (TI), Delia Ferreira Rubio, about the evolution of Latin America’s anti-corruption landscape and why collaboration with the private sector is key.

New member profile: Legal counsel for LatAm at AccorInvest


Diego Ignacio Gómez M tells LACCA about his expansive career, his appointment as regional data protection coordinator, and the complexities of in-house practice in Latin America.

New member profile: Commercial lawyer at SYKES


Jose Carlos Quesada tells LACCA about his career to date, and why he returned to in-house practice. By Eloise Hardy

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