VICTOR MURILLO

Associate

Victor Murillo has more than twenty (20) years of experience working in Law Firms, as a career diplomat in Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Costa Rica, and in Multinational Corporations in Europe and Central America & The Caribbean, such as Unilever (Global Headquarters in Rotterdam, The Netherlands), British American Tobacco Caribbean and Central America (BATCCA), Walmart Mexico and Central America and Tigo/Millicom Costa Rica and Nicaragua. With three (3) Master degrees in Diplomacy, Business and International Law, and Ph.D. candidate in Economy & Government, Víctor is considered one of Costa Rica´s most rounded professionals.  His practice areas are Labor Pensions Law & Retirement, Legal Tech, Regulatory & Government Affairs, Corporate Law & In-House Services, and Legal Business Strategy.

Studies

  • 2019 INSTITUTO UNIVERSITARIO DE INVESTIGCIÓN ORGETA & GASSET - GREGORIO MARAÑÓN / UNIVERSIDAD INTERNACIONAL MENENDEZ PELAYO, Madrid, España; Ph.D. Candidate in Economy & Government

     

  • 2019 ADEN INTERNATIONAL BUISNESS SCHOOL, San Jose, Costa Rica; Top Management Program

     

  • 2008 INCAE, Alajuela, Costa Rica; Sustainability Management Program (SMP IV)

     

  • 2007 ERASMUS UNIVERSITY ROTTERDAM, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; LL.M. in International Law (abd)

     

  • 2006 UNIVERSIDAD LATINA DE COSTA RICA, San Jose, Costa Rica; Master in Business Administration (MBA)

     

  • 2002 INSTITUTO DEL SERVICIO EXTERIOR “MANUEL MARIA DE PERALTA” / UNIVERSIDAD DE COSTA RICA, San José, Costa Rica; Master in Diplomacy

     

  • 2000 UNIVERSIDAD DE COSTA RICA, San José, Costa Rica;  Juris Doctor & Public Notary

Experience

  • 2019 COLBS Legal Studio, Associate

     

  • 2019 - Corporate Affairs & Legal Director, Tigo/Millicom

     

  • 2010 - 2018 Regional Corporate Legal Manager, Walmart

     

  • 2009 – 2010 Regulatory Executive, British American Tobacco

     

  • 2008 – 2009 Corporate and Regulatory Affairs Trainee Graduate, British American Tobacco

     

  • 2007 – Global Project Manager Assistant, Unilever

     

  • 2004 – 2006 United Nations Desk Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Costa Rica

     

  • 2003 – 2004 Associate, Umaña Soto & Asociados

     

  • 2000 - 2003 Associate, Lexincorp