Arturo Alessandri C., managing partner of Alessandri, has focused his practice on foreign investments, mergers and acquisitions, as well as on project financing, concessions and arbitration. He is also advisor to a wide portfolio of foreign companies in different industries as a foreign corporation agent as well to local and international business entrepreneurs. He is the chairman and director of different corporations and non-profit organizations.
Following family tradition, Arturo Alessandri has also performed civil service, firstly as a Counsel to the National Planning Office (Odeplan) of the Presidency of the Republic, from 1979 to 1983. Later, between 1992 and 1996, was elected TownCouncilor to the Municipality of Santiago.
He has integrated boards of open and regulated corporations such as Financiera Condell and Compañía de Fósforo S.A.
He served as President of the Chilean Bar Association (2015-2019), having served as its Vice-President from 2011 to 2014 and President from 2015 to 2019. Since 2001 he has been a permanent delegate of the Chilean Bar Association to its General Council.
In October 2019, Arturo carried out an ESE Corporate Governance Program at the Business School of the Universidad de los Andes.
Bachelor of Legal and Social Sciences
/ Beyond the legal
- He has been Honorary Consul General of Singapore in Santiago de Chile since 1990.
- Since 1992, he is president of the Chilean Foundation for Down Syndrome (Complementa).
- He presided over the Chilean-Mexican Chamber of Integration between 2000-2005.
- Between 2008-2012 he received the distinction of Eagle Knight in the grade of Venera.
/ Academic activities
Professor at the Institute of International Studies, Universidad de Chile.