Jorge is co-head of the Energy & Climate Change Group at CMS Carey & Allende. He provides advisory services on new transmission line projects, electrical generation, and non-conventional renewable energy source projects. In these matters, he has been able to participate in the earliest of stages in these projects, to the point of entry into operation, as well as financing, M&A, and private equity related to the same.
He also participates in the corporate practice for our firm, being highly active in financing and M&A operations for aquiculture, concession, and mining. A practice focus to highlight is Jorge’s participation in complex financial restructurings, providing particular knowledge in various economic sectors.
As head of the Mining practice group, he has participated in various mining projects during the last 25 years, including El Tesoro, Esperanza, Spence, Radomiro Tomic, Andacollo, Collahuasi, Maricunga, Diego de Almagro, Bronce de Petorca, Can-Can, Vilacollo, and Cocar, among others.
His experience is complemented by his knowledge and experience in areas such as engineering and construction, representing some of the most important Latin America firms in the field, such as Ausenco, Aker Solutions, Jacobs, and Samsung Engineering, in the restructuring, negotiation, execution, and closing of EPC and EPCM contracts related to said projects.
He has also regularly represented internationally renowned companies such as equipment/software providers for the defense industry, carrying out negotiations for contract conditions and financing related to the same, where a strict level of confidentiality and information security was required. He has also represented the Government of Chile in the acquisition and operation of a satellite observation system.