Partner Profile

Alessandra Di Carlo

Pellerano & Herrera

Dominican Republic

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Biography

Alessandra Di Carlo joined the firm in 2007 and became a partner in 2019. She has about 15 years of experience practising law, focusing her practice on providing advice in the areas of contracts, corporate law, banking and capital markets. Alessandra advises clients in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, project finance, and in the entry of global companies to the Dominican market, as well as international funding for large-value transactions.

Alessandra is leader in the banking, insurance and capital markets and fintech practices of the firm.

Alessandra advised Companhia de Bebidas das Americas (AmBev) in the acquisition of a controlling interest in Cervecería Nacional Dominicana (CND), the largest acquisition in the history of the Dominican Republic, for more than US$2 billion. She also advised the dealers in connection with the drafting and structuring of the financing for the construction, operation and maintenance of multiple highway projects for more than US$400 million, as well as a private US equity fund in asset acquisitions in the local hotel industry, amounting to over US$150 million. She has advised initial purchasers in different bond issuances by the Dominican Republic under Rule 144A Reg-S, as well as financial institutions and companies in the private sector in transactions involving US$1 billion, US$300 million and US$100 million, respectively.

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