Manuel Muñoz is the Head of Legal and Chief Risk Officer at Securitas Chile, a company in which he has worked since 2011. Securitas is a leading global company in the security industry with business in more than 58 countries, with sales of SEK 107.954,00 million and more than 370.000,00 employees. He previously served as the Head of Legal and Risk Director for Chile at Tyco International (one of the most important companies in the United States), being recognized as the Best Lawyer in Latin America in 2008.
Throughout his professional career he has successfully designed and implemented legal departments in some important multinational companies that operate in Chile, providing legal services to different business units with a strategic approach, management based on business KPI's and an adequate balance in the cost control.
He has intervened in complex mergers and acquisitions of companies and has advised on commercial negotiations - national and international in scope - of highly complex contracts in the main areas of economic activity in his country (retail, mining, energy, etc.). He has also managed various legal projects in Latin America.
He actively participated in public affairs activities, leading the legal coordination of the Chamber of Security Companies with the government, achieving the most important advances in industry legislation in the last 20 years.
Manuel Muñoz is a Lawyer from Universidad de Chile, member of the Chilean Bar Association and a Master in Tax Administration and Corporate Law (LLM) and a specialist in Legal Tech from ESADE University.