Isidora Goyenechea 2800, las Condes Piso 42 755-0647 Santiago, Chile
Tel:(+56 2)29282200, Fax:(+56 2)29282200, E-mail:

Cristián Figueroa

Partner Carey Isidora Goyenechea 2800, piso 43, Las Condes, Santiago, Chile.
tel.+56 2 2928 2209


Partner of Carey and co-head of the firm’s Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions / Capital Markets Group. His practice focuses on advising international and local clients in mergers and acquisitions, including tender offers, private asset and stock acquisitions, auction processes, project development, joint venture, private equity, securities and debt offerings, capital markets, corporate law, commercial law, derivative transactions, infrastructure concessions and general practice.


  • Law, Universidad Católica de Chile.
  • Diploma in Tax Planning, Universidad Católica de Chile (2007).
  • MSc in Law and Finance, University of Oxford (Beca Chile) (2011).

Activities and Memberships

  • Foreign associate, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP (London, 2011 – 2012).
  • Professor of the LL.M., Universidad Católica de Chile (desde 2015).
  • Member of the Chilean Bar Association.


Chile (2007).


Spanish and English.

Recent Representative Experience

  • El Puerto de Liverpool, owner and operator of retail stores and shopping centers in Mexico, on the negotiation to make a tender offer (OPA) of up to 100% of the shares issued by Ripley (owned by Calderon family in a 52.98%). The deal finally didn’t end successfully.
  • Qatar Airways on the acquisition of a 10% stake of LATAM Airlines Group through the subscription of a USD608 million capital increase.
  • Amcor Flexibles, a global leader in responsible packaging solutions, on the acquisition of Alusa, the largest flexible packaging business in South America with manufacturing operations in Chile, Colombia, Peru and Argentina, for USD435 million.
  • Cheniere Marketing on behalf of certain entities of the Cheniere Energy group of companies, on the review and negotiation of a loan for more than USD850 million to Central El Campesino and GNL Penco as borrowers, by a syndicate of local and foreign banks.
  • Endesa Chile on the sale of its 20% stake in GNL Quintero to Enagás Chile, for USD197 million.
  • Larraín Vial and Grupo Patio on the due diligence process and acquisition of the management of Aurus Renta Fondo de Inversion Privado, a Chilean fund owner of several commercial properties and offices with a net worth around USD$300 million. As part of the due diligence process, Carey´s real estate team performed the due diligence of the real estate owned by the fund.

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