Irene Arrieta


Senior Manager

Irene has 24 years of professional experience in Law, and is an expert in advising companies on Commercial Law and other areas related to corporate activity, such as incorporations, mergers, acquisitions, international contracts, labor and employment and intellectual property.

She previously worked as corporate attorney at Unilever and Citibank, and as advisor for various companies from United States, Peru, Mexico, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Honduras and Panama, in the establishment of operations in El Salvador. She has also been an attorney and advisor for several important companies in her country and abroad. Some of the most relevant transactions she participated in are:  The acquisition of a petroleum refinery and a petroleum distributor, including the request of concentration from the Superintendence of Competition of El Salvador; the regional sale of an advertising company; advisory on competition for a potential acquisition of a telecommunications company; and the full regional compliance review of a food product manufacturing and distribution company. 

Irene holds a degree Law from Universidad Dr. Jose Matias Delgado in El Salvador, as well as a diploma in Finance from the Higher Institute of Economy and Business Administration  (ISEADE).


El Salvador

Phone Number: +503 2248-7000