Andreas Beyersdorf renders legal consulting and assistance to foreign investors in Brazil for over 25 years, as an associate with international law firms and financial institutions with a focus on mergers & acquisitions, corporate law, commercial contracts, banking & finance and capital markets. He is a graduate from the University of São Paulo (USP) Law School, holding an LL.B. in Business Law. Andreas is a member of the Brazilian Bar Association and of the São Paulo Lawyers Association and a former member of the German Junior Chamber of Industry and Commerce in São Paulo. He has served as Secretary of the Board of Directors for Brazil of the World Wildlife Fund – WWF International and of the Brazilian-German Legal Studies Society – SEJUBRA. He is a native speaker of Portuguese and is fluent in German and English.