Biography Felipe Irarrázabal
Since August 2010, Mr Irarrázabal was appointed as National Economic Prosecutor at the FNE, ths Chilean competition authority. He was the first National Economic Prosecutor appointed in this position following a nomination by the Senior Public Management Selection Process. Since April, 2010, he was appointed as interim.
Prior to his appointment, Mr. Irarrázabal was a partner at Philippi, Yrarrázaval, Pulido & Brunner in Santiago, Chile, where he headed the competition and regulatory practice. Previously, he was practitioner at Cleary, Gotlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York, USA.
Mr. Irarrázabal holds a Law Degree from Universidad de Chile (1994, Summa Cum Laude) and an LLM from Yale Law School, United States of America (1996-1997, Fulbright Scholarship). Since 2000, he is a professor of Law & Economics at Universidad de Chile.