Carey
Isidora Goyenechea 2800, las Condes Piso 42 755-0647 Santiago, Chile
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Sergio Mesías

Associate Carey Isidora Goyenechea 2800, piso 43, Las Condes, Santiago, Chile. http://www.carey.cl/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Sergio-Mesias.jpg smesias@carey.cl
tel.+56 2 2928 2217

Experience

Member of Carey’s Corporate / Mergers & Acquisitions / Capital Markets Group and of the area of Private Equity and Venture Capital. His practice focuses on representing Chilean and foreign clients in mergers and acquisitions transactions, private equity and venture capital transactions, capital markets and corporate and commercial matters in general.

Activities and Memberships

Foreign associate at Fox, Horan & Camerini, New York (2014-2015).

Admissions

Chile (2011).

Languages

Spanish and English.

Recent Representative Experience

  • IM Trust – Credicorp Capital and JP Morgan Securities on the secondary offering of shares representing the 6% of Cencosud, owned by the Paulmann family (controlling shareholder of 59,7%), both in the local market and as ADS in the United States, for USD458 million.
  • International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group, on an equity investment of USD140 million in Consorcio Financiero, a Chilean financial conglomerate.
  • International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group, and the IFC Financial Institutions Growth Fund (FIG Fund) on their investment in Consorcio Financiero to support its growth in the banking and insurance sectors in Chile, as well as its regional expansion, mainly in the Andean region.
  • Christus Health in the negotiation of a joint venture with Universidad Católica de Chile for the management and development of Chile’s largest private healthcare group, Red de Salud UC.
  • Private Equity and Venture Capital funds in corporate matters, M&A and investments.
  • A group of Chilean companies in a joint venture with an international shipping company for the provision of sea transport services.
  • A Chilean medical technology company in the transfer of its ownership and operations abroad.
  • Ingram Micro in the acquisition of a Brazilian IT technology distributor Ação Informática and its subsidiaries in Colombia, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Ecuador and Uruguay, for USD78 million.