Dr. Fernando B. Aguirre


Licence in Law, Political & Social Sciences and Lawyer, Universidad Mayor de San Andres, La Paz. Bolivia. Diploma in Law, Oxford University. Commercial Arbitration, American University Washington College of Law. Arbitrator, Arbitration Centers La Paz, Santa Cruz and Kuala Lumpur.  Past Minister of the Presidency; Director of the Central Bank; Bolivia. Past President of the American Chamber of Commerce of Bolivia. Thought Leader Mining 2018/19/20, Who is Who Legal Awards; Lifetime Achievement Award, Latin Lawyer 2019. Numerous national and international publications and papers on Bolivian legislation. Panelist at international conferences on Natural Resources, International Arbitration and Indigenous Peoples’ Rights.  Chairman of the Board of Directors EMBOL S.A, (Coca Cola bottlers/Bolivia). Síndico Empresa Minera San Cristobal S.A. (A Sumitomo Corp. Bolivian subsidiary).  

Contact details

+(591) 2-2776628 / faguirre@baqsn.bo

Year Qualified



University of San Andres, La Paz; Oxford University


La Paz and Santa Cruz Bar Associations
American Bar Association
International Bar Association
Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation
Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
ICC Latin America Arbitration Group
America Arbitration Association
Association of International Petroleum Negotiators