Gonzalo Flores serves as Deputy Secretary-General of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the world’s leading institution devoted to international investment dispute settlement.
Mr. Flores joined ICSID in June 1998, acting in different capacities during his tenure. As ICSID counsel, Mr. Flores served as secretary of tribunals in over 60 arbitration proceedings under the ICSID Convention, the ICSID Additional Facility Rules and the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules. He also served as committee secretary in numerous annulment proceedings.
In October 2016, Mr. Flores was elected Deputy Secretary-General by the Member States of ICSID’s Administrative Council.
Mr. Flores is a regular speaker at conferences on international investment law and procedure.
Prior to joining ICSID, he worked as an associate with the law firms of Estudio-Carvallo S.A and GQMC & Cia. in Santiago, Chile, advising clients on corporate and financial matters.
Mr. Flores holds degrees from Cornell University (LL.M.) and University of Chile Law School (LL.B.). He is admitted to practice law in Chile.