Omar Aguilar has more than 20 years of experience in financial and commercial transactions, specializing in Business Law, in the negotiation and structuring of contracts, associations, M&As representing both domestic and foreign companies. He has participated in the incorporation of financial and investment products in the debt and capital markets in Mexico and the United States, designed various schemes for the control and management of transactional and corporate risks. He is a pioneer in Mexico in the implementation of corporate governance structures in high-profile family owned businesses.
He has served as Director and Secretary of the Board of Directors of several companies, both traded in the stock exchange and private, and as arbitrator in organizations such as the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) as well as a Foreign Legal Consultant authorized by the Law Society of British Columbia and a member of the Mexican Bar Association and the American Bar Association.
Omar has a law degree from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and an M.Phil. from the University of Oxford in England. He read for a Ph.D. in law specializing in Economic Regulation at the University of Warwick in England. Finally, he has participated as a speaker and professor at various higher education institutions including El Colegio de México.