Luis Miguel Hincapié is a partner (on leave) at Morgan & Morgan, where he joined in 2003. He specializes in the incorporation of offshore structures in Panama, Belize, the British Virgin Islands and other jurisdictions. He also advises clients on trusts, private interest foundations and contracts in general.
Mr Hincapie has a marketing degree from Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America (1997), and an LLB from Universidad Santa Maria La Antigua in the Republic of Panama (2002). In 2004, he obtained his Masters of Science in Professional Management from the University of Miami, Florida, United States.
In 2010, Mr Hincapie was appointed by the President of the Republic of Panama as Vice Minister of government. Later on, in 2011, he became Vice Minister of Labour.
He has been invited to take part in the Forum for Young Leaders of Latin America by CAF (Corporacion Andina de Fomento) and the Brookings Institute in Washington, DC (2011) and the Forum of Emerging Leaders from Emerging Markets in Singapore (2012).
On 1 July 2014, Mr. Hincapie was appointed as Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs by the Republic of Panama.
He was Chairman of the Organization Committee for the Seventh Summit of the Americas held in Panama in 2015, being instrumental party in all aspects of the organization for the summit that for the first time in 60 years was attended by all 35 countries of the American continent, including Cuba and the United States.
Mr Hincapie works with several sports associations and is an active sportsman.
Mr. Hincapié is admitted to practice law in the Republic of Panama.