Heka Law was created with the aim of offering legal services through practical and intelligent solutions that contemplate a proactive, ethical, and efficient working manner.We are a team of highly qualified professionals with multidisciplinary experience in resolving and attending a wide range of requirements from our clients. The firm has offices in Quito and Cuenca, as well as strategic partners in the most important cities of Ecuador. Heka Law Firm is mainly recognized by its services in IT Law, Telecommunications and Data Protection.

Andrés Terán

(593) 984584552


Andrés has 10 years of experience in the areas of Corporate, Technology, Media and Telecommunications, advising well known national and international companies. In the TMT area, Andrés advises national and foreign clients in the telecom, insurance, health and fintech sectors on legal matters related to disruptive technologies (OTT's), regulatory compliance, data protection, public affairs, among others.Andrés is a lawyer from the University of the Américas (UDLA) and has a master's degree in Telecommunications, Data Protection, Audiovisual and Information Society Law from the Carlos III University of Madrid.Andrés has been ranked by the prestigious Leaders League legal directory.

Arianna Sáenz


Arianna has over 5 years of experience in Public Procurement, Labor Law, and Competition, both in the public and private sectors. In 2022, she joined our firm specializing in Technology, Telecommunications, and Personal Data Protection. Currently, Arianna serves as the Coordinator of Personal Data Protection, overseeing all processes within the department and leading initiatives to enhance methodologies and internal processes.

Throughout her career, Arianna has been recognized for her focus on implementing data protection compliance programs based on international standards. She has collaborated with national and international companies to implement these programs, fostering a culture of data governance and establishing optimal processes through the efficient use of current resources.

In addition to her role as Coordinator, Arianna also acts as a Data Protection Officer, providing guidance to companies on the subject and ensuring compliance with data protection regulations.

Her contribution extends beyond legal implementation to include organizational measures. Additionally, Arianna is passionate about conducting training sessions on best practices in personal data protection, thereby strengthening the internal capabilities of companies.

What is the INPLP?

INPLP is a not-for-profit international network of qualified professionals providing expert counsel on legal and compliance issues relating to data privacy and associated matters. INPLP provides targeted and concise guidance, multi-jurisdictional views and practical information to address the ever-increasing and intensifying field of data protection challenges. INPLP fulfils its mission by sharing know-how, conducting joint research into data processing practices and engaging proactively in international cooperation in both the private and public sectors.