Fabiola G Quezada Nieto obtained her law degree from the Panamerican University Law School, where she specialised in corporate law. She has a master’s degree in international business law from the Ibero-American University. She also studied international business law at the Complutense University of Madrid and anti-corruption at the International Chamber of Commerce, Mexico and the Panamerican University Law School. She also completed the D-1 Direction Programme at the Panamerican University Business School.
Her professional practice at Valdés Abascal Abogados SC focuses on competition and antitrust, corporate and mercantile law, data protection and privacy, and compliance and anti-corruption.
Prior to joining the firm, she was the general counsel of a Mexican pharmaceutical group, which includes Farmaceuticos Maypo and Stendhal, with presence in Mexico and Latin America. She also oversaw the corporate, securities and competition law areas of one of the biggest Mexican industrial conglomerates (DESC – Grupo KUO), which involved dealing with M&A transactions, financial restructures and the issuance of securities.
She was a professor in the corporate law programme of the Mexico Autonomous Institute of Technology.