Home base: Los Angeles, CA
Matias has led global and regional regulatory and government affairs for FMCG for more than 15 years, from where he draws many lessons on the practicalities and intricacies of international compliance of food regulatory frameworks. Having experienced first hand the rapid changes in the interplay between food, culture and international trade, Matias approaches compliance with a dynamic mindset, also bearing in mind policy trends, brands’ expectations and reputation management.
With a zest for exploration and creativity, Matias is passionate about connecting ideas and solving problems.
In his spare time, Matias is inspired by the entrepreneurial spirit, individuality, self-expression, and human-powered sports in nature, such as surfing.
Global Head of Government and Regulatory Affairs, Regional Regulatory Affairs Manager for Asia and Latin America
President and Executive Director
Led a global initiative sponsored by the Head of Innovation to assess regulatory externalities affecting brand and product permissibility. Created a custom playbook to move the client from reactive to proactive and measurable actions.
Identified white-space opportunities for portfolio mix, formulation, and marketing claims against select competitors to inform key brand initiative for the Head of Marketing.