Carlos Berdeja Prieto


Berdeja y Butler Consultores, SC

About Me

I am the Managing Partner at Berdeja y Butler Consultores, S.C. (BBC).

  • Academic: Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (“ITAM”), Economics; Philosophy, Instituto de Filosofía y Teología Fr. Fidel de Jesús Chauvet; Law, ITAM. Four postgraduate studies at ITAM: Finances and Accountancy; Strategic Planning, Project Management, and Amparo. Renewable Energies, RENAC, Berlin.
  • Languages: Spanish, English, and partial German.
  • Experience: Most of BBC customers are SMEs, however BBC has also provided among other companies active in the energy sector, with its services: AES, BP, El Paso, Enserch, MAN, Shell and Siemens, and has been consulted by World Fuels Corporation, and Lufthansa. In M&As such as HSBC purchasing Bital, at-the-time, the third largest Mexican bank; or Primex-Mexichem acquiring the Colombian company Amanco, merge that had been rejected by Mexican competition authorities before BBC were invited to lead the second approval attempt, which was successfully and unconditionally approved.
  • Years ago, I went the only Mexican private lawyer invited to participate in PEMEX´ integral contracts first roadshow.
  • I have participated in a number of international transactions, including M&A, also in the Energy industry, in which had advised IOC´or Power companies in connection with the regulatory framework; international bids; natural gas swaps; fiscal treatment of assets or companies´ acquisitions, and competition authorisations.
  • I have given some talks in the UK, Germany and Spain on doing business in Mexico.


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