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Martín Carrizosa

Partner / Colombia
  • Practice areas / Corporate / M&A - Competition
  • Languages / English, Spanish

Founding partner of PPU expert in competition law and antitrust, intellectual property, and transnational mergers and acquisitions. He has advised important clients in matters related to Competition, Corporate / M & A and Dispute Resolution. He has extensive experience and has participated in some of the most important transactions and cases in Colombia in these areas.

Co-head of department Martín Carrizosa is praised by a market commentator as being "very well known." He has broad expertise in this practice area, with experience assisting major clients of the firm with merger filings and leading some of the most relevant matters for the team Chambers and Partners - Competition
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Work experience

  • - a la actualidad

    PRESIDENT OF THE BUSINESS COUNCIL OF THE PACIFIC ALLIANCE

  • 2016 - 2017

    COLOMBIAN PRESIDENT PRO TÉMPORE OF THE PACIFIC ALLIANCE

  • 2015 - a la actualidad Partner

    Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

  • 1994 - 2014 Founding Partner

    Prietocarrizosa

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Awards

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Featured Cases

  • CMPC/Drypers Andina Colombia 2016

    Counsel to CMPC and its Colombian subsidiary Drypers Andina S.A., in two unprecedented antitrust investigations for alleged cartels in the Colombian markets for baby diapers and soft tissue.

  • Hamburg Sud Colombia 2015

    Counsel to Hamburg Süd in the merger control procedure in Colombia of the global acquisition of the container liner business of Compañía Chilena de Navegación Interoceanica -CCNI.

  • Pfizer Inc. Colombia 2015

    Counsel to Pfizer Inc. in the merger control procedure in Colombia of the global acquisition of Hospira.

  • Komatsu America Corp Colombia 2015

    Counsel to Komatsu in the merger control procedure in Colombia of the global acquisition of Joy Global Inc.

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Publications

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Studies

  • 1998 Specialist Universidad de los Andes/Colombia Specialization in Financial Law

  • 1987 Lawyer Universidad de los Andes/Colombia Law Degree

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Memberships

  • President of the Business Council of the Pacific Alliance (2017).
  • Member of the World Presidents’ Organization (WPO), United States.
  • Member of the Chief Executives Organization (CEO), United States.
  • Senior Advisor and Chief of Staff of the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS).
  • Economic Counselor and Counselor of International Affairs of the colombian´s president (2012-2017).
  • Member of the Board of LarrainVial Colombia.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Procolombia (2014- 2015).
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the World Law Group.
  • Member of the Drafting Committee for the Arbitration Law, of the Infrastructure Committee, organized by the Colombian government (2012).
  • Member of the Board of Governors of Universidad de Los Andes.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of Scotiabank Colpatria.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of MBA Lazard.
  • Arbitrator for the Arbitration and Conciliation Center of the Chamber of Commerce of Bogota.
  • Appointed by Colombia as one of the arbitrators for the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID).
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Academic activities

  • Academic Activities - to date

    Civil Law

    Teaching - Universidad del Rosario
  • Academic Activities - to date

    Contracts

    Teaching - Universidad del Rosario
  • Academic Activities - to date

    Civil Law

    Teaching - Universidad de los Andes
  • Academic Activities - to date

    Contracts

    Teaching - Universidad de los Andes
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Seminars and Conferences

  • Speaker Barómetro Multilatinas Hotel Hilton - Bogotá Colombia 2017