Fernando Barros

Fernando is based in Taxand Chile, where he is founding partner of Barros & Errázuriz Abogados. A tax specialist for more than 25 years, Fernando has held senior positions within KPMG Peat Marwick; since 1992 is a member of the Tax Commission of the Confederación de la Producción y del Comercio (Chilean Confederation of Production and Commerce), entity which was presided by Fernando between 1997 and 1998; and is director and ex Vice President of Icare, a non-profit organisation which gathers key actors of the Chilean business and entrepreneurship community.

Fernando is the head of the Tax Department of Barros & Errázuriz Abogados and also participates actively in other matters such as the development of investment projects, the creation an implementation of corporate and financing structures, antitrust analysis and arbitration, all the foregoing with a perspective focused on the development of new businesses or modernisation of existing ones. Fernando is also actively involved in the management of companies, either as director of the same. He founded and presided over the Legal Circle of Icare (2004-2011), and he is also director of Fundación Educacional Gras and member of the Counsulting Board of Pro Bono Foundation.