Kirkland & Ellis LLP in New York has helped private equity group American Securities acquire US speciality materials manufacturer Prince International and strengthen its presence in Latin America.
Shoosmiths in Birmingham and Galicia Abogados in Mexico City have helped local financial technology venture capital fund Dalus Capital invest in Latin American Google cloud consulting company Xertica for US$6.5 million.
Presidential elections in some of Latin America’s biggest economies this year may help rather than hinder the region’s already promising M&A market, but corruption concerns continue to dampen its potential, agreed panellists speaking at Latin Lawyer’s 8th annual M&A conference held yesterday in Mexico City.
Claudette M Christian and Joshua B Press
Anthony S Harrington
Albright Stonebridge Group
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250