Topic: Cross-border M&A

I Squared Capital buys Colombian port assets from Southern Cross

US investment fund I Squared Capital has enlisted Garrigues (Colombia) to acquire local port assets from one of Latin America’s biggest private equity funds, Southern Cross.

13 August 2021

Demarest in cross-border tile manufacturer acquisition

Brazilian firm Demarest Advogados has helped Spain's Roca sell its ceramic tile business to Mexico's Grupo Lamosa for US$260 million.

11 August 2021

French business solution company buys Colombian counterpart

French business solutions provider Webhelp has enlisted five offices of Latham & Watkins LLP, several offices of Central American law firm Arias, Mexican firm González Calvillo, SC and Posse Herrera Ruiz in Bogotá to acquire Colombia’s OneLink.

11 August 2021

Enel Américas and Grupo Energía Bogotá join forces in Colombia

Garrigues (Colombia) has helped regional energy group Enel Américas launch a Colombian electricity supplier through a merger agreement with Grupo Energía Bogotá (GEB), worth US$673 million.

10 August 2021

British online payment platform buys Peruvian counterpart

UK payment company Paysafe has enlisted Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados to acquire Peruvian counterpart PagoEfectivo from local media group El Comercio.

10 August 2021

Colombian firm in US oil drilling acquisition

US drilling company Patterson-UTI Energy has hired four Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP offices and Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas in Bogotá to acquire US counterpart Pioneer Energy Services, including its operations in Colombia, in a deal worth US$295 million.

10 August 2021

AES Andes sells Chilean renewables portfolio to US investor

US investment fund Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) has relied on Latham & Watkins LLP in New York and Washington, DC and Morales & Besa in Santiago to acquire a minority stake in a subsidiary of Chilean power company AES Andes for US$441 million.

09 August 2021

Russia’s EuroChem buys Brazilian mining assets from Yara

Russian fertilizer producer EuroChem has hired Dentons in Moscow and three offices of Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados to acquire a Brazilian mining project from Norwegian company Yara for US$410 million.

09 August 2021

Patria snaps up Chilean cybersecurity business

Brazil’s Patria Investimentos has enlisted Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados in São Paulo and Chilean firm Parraguez & Marín to acquire Chilean cybersecurity company NeoSecure from The Rohatyn Group.

09 August 2021

Several firms in Central American technology acquisition

US technology company DigitalReef has enlisted Wick Phillips in Dallas, Brazilian firm Dias Carneiro Advogados and Arias in Nicaragua and Panama to acquire IMOX Technologies.

06 August 2021

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