Carlos Giovanni Ruano Pineda has served as judicial assistant, justice of the peace and trial judge. He currently works in the Ninth Criminal Trial Court of the city of Guatemala. Judge Ruano is also the vice president of the Guatemalan Association of Judges for Integrity (AGJI) (Asociación Guatemalteca de Jueces por la Integridad).

Carlos Giovanni Ruano Pineda will participate in the World Justice Forum working session Judges as Peacebuilders: Judicial Networks as Vectors of Judges’ Independence