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Latin America’s outlook this year. (Map by Heraldry)
Thursday, February 22, 2024

Latin America: 2024 Outlook

Latinvex interviews 20 experts on the outlook for Latin America this year.


Latinvex interviewed 20 CEOs and experts on the business, capital markets, corruption and FCPA, energy, macro-economic, mergers and acquisitions and political outlook for Latin America this year as well as Argentina specifically after the country got its first business-friendly government in four years.

Our expert panel:

Filipe Areno, Sao Paulo-based Partner, Skadden.
Lauren Bennett, Sao Paulo-based Counsel, Skadden.
José Luis Buil, CEO, Bupa Global Latin America.
Grenfel Calheiros, Head of Simpson Thacher’s São Paulo office.
Eduardo Coello, Regional President, Latin America and Caribbean at Visa.
Todd Crider, Head of Simpson Thacher’s Latin America Practice.
Tony Del Pino, Global Chair of Latham & Watkins’ Latin America Practice.
Matteson Ellis, practice lead for Latin America at Miller & Chevalier.
Mike Fitzgerald, partner in Baker McKenzie’s Transactional Practice Group.
Neil Herrington, senior vice president for the Americas Department at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Jorge Kamine, co-chair of Willkie’s Project Finance and Investment practice.
Paola Lozano, Co-chair of Latin America practice at Skadden.
Maria-Leticia Ossa Daza, head of Willkie’s Latin America practice.
Cristina Palmaka, President of SAP Latin America and the Caribbean.
Hilel Pohulanik, Latin America M&A Counsel at Skadden.
Michael Shifter, Senior Fellow at the Inter-American Dialogue.
Ruti Smithline, co-chair of Morrison & Foerster’s Investigations + White Collar Criminal Defense group and co-chair of the firm’s Latin America Desk.
Woods Staton, Executive Chairman, Arcos Dorados.
José S. Suquet, Chairman of the Board & CEO, Pan-American Life Insurance Group.
Mathias von Bernuth, head of Skadden’s São Paulo office.

Here are links to our special outlook reports:

Argentina: Law Firms Cautiously Optimistic

Latin America Capital Markets: Positive Outlook

Latin America: The CEO Outlook

Latin America: The Chambers Outlook

Latin America: The Energy Outlook

Latin America: Fewer FCPA Cases

Latin America:  The Macro Outlook 

Latin America M&As: Good Outlook 

Latin America: The Political Outlook


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