Alejandro Palma Rioseco
Queensland Trade and Investment Commissioner – Latin America
Market coverage: Chile, Brazil, Colombia and Peru
Alejandro Palma Rioseco commenced as Queensland Trade and Investment Commissioner for Latin America in August 2023.
He brings over 25 years’ experience leading companies in Latin America, specialising in oil, energy and infrastructure industries.
Following a distinguished legal career, Alejandro joined GNL Chile S.A as General Counsel, where he informed legal strategy and operations. He was then promoted to CEO, where he was responsible for several successful negotiations and expansion projects with the world’s leading oil and gas companies.
Prior to joining Trade and Investment Queensland, Alejandro was the Head of Corporate Affairs and General Counsel of Copec S.A, the main oil distribution and energy company in Chile. He specialises in sustainability, corporate governance, community relations, risk, compliance, strategic communications, regulation and law.
Alejandro holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Catholic University of Chile, a Masters of Laws from the Sydney University Australia, and a Bachelor of Law from Universidad de Chile.
Trade and Investment Queensland office: Santiago, Chile
Av. Andres Bello 2777, Office 2002
Tel: + 562 3202 6133
Fax: + 562 2584 0921