Finance / Legal


Federico Rodr�guez
PRESIDENT


Partner of Baraona lawyers, has vast experience in sectors such as mining, energy and other natural resources, aquaculture and international investment. Highlights his work as director of companies with stock market in with presence in Chile and Australia. Extensive experience in consulting to national and international clients in cross-border transactions in the aforementioned industries, processes of searching for capital, stock market openings, mergers and acquisitions in the main exchanges. Lawyer from the Universidad Diego Portales (1995) and LLM Master at Commercial and Corporate Law from London School of Economics, University of London (2000) and a diploma in tax planning of the Catholic University of Chile.

Key Topics 2014 - 2015

This year predicts various legal changes with implications in business in Chile, both Chilean and foreign investors which will require intensive work. Within matters of interest, stand:

1. Seguimiento of the processing of tax reform, with a critical vision, until his approval

2. Estudio of the development of the Chilean stock market, as a source of financing for mining companies;

3. Analisis of changes in the field of venture capital and investment funds, their implementation and any changes to its tax treatment;

4. On energy, tax incentives for clean energy mechanisms; Edition of a bilingual half-yearly newsletter, the issues of greatest interest treated.
The work includes interaction with other AUSCHAM committees, as well as the vision and experience of experts in particular Australian and foreign.