Christian López Silva
is a partner and the head of the Healthcare and Life Sciences Industry Group in Mexico. Christian is also a member of the Latin America and North America Healthcare Steering Committees. He has more than 17 years' experience in the regulation of life sciences, pharmaceutical law and biotechnology matters, having worked in the private and public sectors at the national and international levels. He advises on regulatory, transactional and intellectual property matters for the manufacturing, import, distribution, advertising, labelling, commercialisation and post-market vigilance of medicines, medical devices, food and beverages, cosmetics, seeds, veterinary products, chemicals, alcohol and tobacco. He has experience in government relationships, administrative proceedings and the registration of products, as well as in consultancy and contractual work. Christian is the founding president of the Mexican Association for Health Law and Regulation (AMDERSA), a member of the Healthcare & Life Sciences Committee of the International Bar Association (IBA) and co-ordinator of the Health Regulation Committee of the Mexican Association of Corporate Lawyers (ANADE).