Lawyer profile for Latin America 2022
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Environment - Mexico
Up and Coming
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Environmental & ESG
Carlos brings sophisticated environmental regulatory and sustainability acumen to the most challenging transactions and projects in the market. He is a recognized specialist in the development of infrastructure, renewable energies, oil & gas, mining, manufacturing industries and tourism projects and is a member of the ESG Team.
He has focused on drafting, enacting and the enforcement of environmental policy and regulation, and on the environmental aspects of mergers and acquisitions and financing projects.
He has participated in some of the most complex operations in recent years, such as Actis’ purchase of Intergen’s energy portfolio, Abertis and GIC’s acquisition of 70% of Goldman Sachs’ stake in Red de Carreteras de Occidente. Recently, Carlos has been committed to the implementation of ESG aspects in such high-profile operations.
Carlos’ leadership skills and project management experience make a real difference for clients, particularly when heading multidisciplinary teams undertaking environmental impact assessments for complex oil, energy, mining and tourism projects.
He obtained his law degree from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) and holds a Master in Science in Environment and Sustainable Development from University College London (UCL), as a British Chevening Scholar.
Languages: Spanish and English
Carlos Escoto C.
Galicia Abogados, S.C.
Blvd. Manuel Avila Camacho No. 24 - 7° Floor
Col. Lomas de Chapultepec
Ciudad de México
Latin America 2022