About Carlos Couto

Carlos Couto joined VdA in 2011. He is a senior associate in the banking and finance practice, where he has worked on several key transactions, notably on securities issues, banking and insurance sectors. He advises several assets managers in regulatory and legal matters, such as the setting up of collective investment schemes, providing ongoing counsel to the respective fund managers, as well as in respect of sale and purchase transactions in connection with assets under management or their shareholdings. Moreover, he also provides advice to common representatives and trustees and has been actively involved in regulatory and contractual matters in connection with banking entities, aviation finance and cross-border factoring transactions. Lastly, he regularly assists insurance companies and intermediaries with regulatory matters, as well as with matters related to pension fund schemes and pension fund managers.