The Brattle Group has welcomed economist Veronica Irastorza as a new Principal in its global Antitrust & Competition practice, based in San Francisco.
“With her unique, versatile background combining competition and energy, Veronica is a wonderful addition to Brattle,” said Brattle President & Principal David L. Sunding. “We are thrilled to add her expertise to our work supporting clients in Mexico, and more broadly in Latin America and beyond.”
As a former Undersecretary of Energy Planning and Transition in Mexico, she has worked on all aspects of the electric power sector, including generation, transmission, ancillary services, distribution, and retailing. In natural gas, Ms. Irastorza has in-house experience and has advised companies on the effects of new policies and regulations, due diligence, mergers, acquisitions, and efficiency.
“I’m pleased to be joining Brattle at such an exciting time for the firm,” said Ms. Irastorza. “Brattle has long had a reputation for excellent work on behalf of its clients. As its global presence continues to expand in competition and other areas, I’m looking forward to collaborating with talented colleagues to continue supporting my clients around the world.”
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