Salvador Escalon

EVP General Counsel

Salvador Escalon was appointed as Millicom’s General Counsel in March 2013 and became Executive Vice President in July 2015. 


Salvador leads Millicom’s legal team and advises the Board of Directors and senior management on legal, governance and compliance matters.

He first joined Millicom as Associate General Counsel Latin America in April 2010. In this role he successfully led legal negotiations for the merger of Millicom’s Colombian operations with UNE-EPM Telecomunicaciones S.A., as well as the acquisition of Cablevision Paraguay.

From January 2006 to March 2010, Salvador was Senior Counsel at Chevron Corporation, with responsibility for legal matters relating to Chevron’s Downstream operations in Latin America.

Previously, he was in private practice at the law firms Skadden, Morgan Lewis and Akerman Senterfitt.

Salvador has a J.D. from Columbia Law School and a B.B.A. in Finance and International Business from Florida International University.

Salvador Escalon holds 14,043 Millicom shares. 


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