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Carlos Garibaldi

Carlos Garibaldi

Executive Secretary, ARPEL
Carlos Garibaldi is currently the Executive Secretary of ARPEL, based in Montevideo. ARPEL is the Association of Oil, gas and Renewable Energy Companies of Latin America and the Caribbean. With over 40 years of industry experience, Carlos has developed expertise in corporate strategy, E&P portfolio planning and valuation, business development (exploration new ventures and M&A), contractual and fiscal terms design, tender design and in international negotiations. Carlos has held technical, managerial, and executive roles in Amoco, San Jorge, Chevron, The Scotia Group, Harrison Lovegrove, Standard Chartered Bank, Tecpetrol, HSBC, Ecopetrol, Arthur D. Little and Plata Energy. Carlos earned a professional degree in Chemical Engineering from the Universidad de Buenos Aires, a M.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Tulsa, and an MBA from Rice University.