Work Area: M&A

Arnold & Porter poaches talent from Hughes Hubbard

Arnold & Porter has bolstered its Latin American offering in New York by hiring a partner from US firm Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP.

26 September 2023

Canadian LNG group gets funds to enter Colombia with energy buy

Colombian firm Dentons Cardenas & Cardenas has helped liquefied natural gas company LNG Canada purchase Bogotá-based gas group Lewis Energy Colombia (LEC) after the buyer received acquisition financing from Macquarie.

26 September 2023

France’s Legrand expands in Chile with double tech purchase

Garrigues (Chile) has helped the Chilean subsidiary of French IT infrastructure group Legrand acquire local energy-focused technology companies Teknica and Enersafe.

26 September 2023

Saudi energy group Aramco enters LatAm fuel retail market

Saudi Arabian energy company Aramco has hired five White & Case LLP offices and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago to buy Chilean fuel distributor Esmax from Latin America-focused private equity fund Southern Cross Group.

25 September 2023

Gómez-Pinzón stars in US digital consultancy merger

Gómez-Pinzón has assisted US digital services consultancy Hero Digital in the Colombian aspects of its merger with Chicago-headquartered counterpart Avionos.

25 September 2023

German vehicle machinery group expands Brazilian footprint

Three Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP offices and Santos Neto Advogados in São Paulo have helped German vehicle equipment producer JOST Werke acquire the Brazilian subsidiary of US counterpart Crenlo Engineered Cabs.

22 September 2023

Carey helps NGO preserve Patagonian land in conservation buy

Carey has helped Bermuda-headquartered environment-focused NGO the Freyja Foundation acquire an area of native forest located in Chile’s southern Cochamó Valley.

22 September 2023

Chile’s Parque Arauco snaps up stake in Medellín shopping centre

Posse Herrera Ruiz has helped the Colombian subsidiary of Chilean shopping centre operator Parque Arauco acquire a controlling stake in Medellín-based counterpart Parque Fabricato for US$17 million.

22 September 2023

Brazilian fintech Nomad raises US$61 million in funding round

Three Foley & Lardner LLP offices have helped Brazilian fintech Nomad obtain US$61 million in a Series B funding round.

22 September 2023

Real estate group awarded contract for Lima airport hotels

Rebaza, Alcázar & De Las Casas has helped Peruvian real estate company Grupo Costa del Sol obtain a US$50 million concession to build two new hotels near Lima's Jorge Chávez International Airport.

21 September 2023

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