León Fernando del Canto is a multi-jurisdictional Counsel and an author with a passion for intercultural East-West dialogue.
A barrister with practising rights in England and Abogado ejerciente in Spain he is currently working in Qatar. With over 25 years’ professional experience in USA, EU and Middle East advising on Intellectual Property, Tax planning and Corporate Governance with Deloitte, KPMG and Grant Thornton, among others, his current industry focus is on Media, Sports & Entertainment.
Fernando’s expertise ranges from Agriculture and Hospitality to Films and non for profits. A serial humanist entrepreneur with a genuine interest in Al-Sharq – The East, Fernando has created and supported enterprises and Foundations in USA, India, Australia, Mexico, Spain, France, UK, Switzerland, Turkey and now in Qatar.