Sander van der Voorde

Sander van der Voorde´s practice focuses on Competition Law and Compliance. As the head of this practice, he performs strategic advisory services for national and multinational companies on mergers, cartel investigations and transactions. He is a leading expert in antitrust, and has practiced in Allen & Overy (2000-2005) and Loeff Claeys Verbeke (1993-2000), in Rotterdam, Brussels, New York, London and Amsterdam. In Chile his practice has been as a Partner in FerradaNehme and Senior Counsel at AninatSchwencke.

In Chile, Sander has been involved in a number of high-profile cartel cases and investigations. He has vast experience  representing clients in merger cases in a variety of sectors and is recognised by his clients for being “sharp”, “highly profesional” and “to the point”.  


J.D. Equivalent Groeningen University (1992)

Language Capability

Dutch (Native), English (Fluent), German (Fluent) and Spanish (Fluent)

Notable Experience

- Leading an internal cartel investigation for Cargill/EWOS regarding their Chilean fish food business, resulting in a leniency application with the Chilean authorities.

- Representing LafargeHolcim to obtain merger clearance for the sale of it’s Chilean cement and concrete business.

- Representing japanese operators NYK, K-Line and MOL to obtain merger clearance for the ONE shipping Joint Venture.

- Representing Nestlé Chile in the acquisition of Pfizer’s babyfood operations. 

- Advising and representing Brazilian mutinational JBS before the Chilean Competition authorities for clearance of an urgen divestiture with a novel temporary warehouse construction.

- Advising ENEX regarding emblematic re-acquisition of petrol service stations.

- Author of the compliance program of Walmart Chile, the first program recognised by the Chilean Antitrust Court for being sufficiently robust and serious to apply a discount to a cartel fine.

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