has been a partner of Galicia Abogados, S.C. since 2002. He is an attorney specialising in corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and antitrust. In antitrust matters, he has broad experience advising national and international clients in connection with merger control filings before the Mexican Federal Economic Competition Commission, in procedures related to monopolistic practices, determination of dominance, prohibited mergers and absence of competition conditions. Mr Lippert acts regularly as speaker in several forums. He also supports not-for-profit organisations focused on education matters.