CCR’s $72.9 Million Acquisition of a Plot of Land to Build a New Airport


Demarest and Lima e Silva & Martins advised on the transaction

CCR executed its $72.9 million acquisition from Companhia Melhoramentos of a plot of land to build the Nuevo Aeropuerto de São Paulo (NASP).

Created in 1999, Grupo CCR is one of the biggest infrastructure companies in Latin America. As the first to debut in B3 (formerly BM&FBovespa’s) New Market Exchange, CCR is recognized for continually adopting the strictest corporate governance rules, reflecting its ethical and transparent approach toward society, environment and employees.

Companhia Melhoramentos de Sao Paulo is a Brazil-based holding company engaged in the sectors of publishing, bookstore, papers, forestry, and fibers and equity. The company, led by Marcelo Persone Prestes de Camargo, Walter Weiszflog and Washington Da Silva Vieira Sobrinh, in 2019 recorded $23 million revenues.

Demarest advised Companhia Melhoramentos with Marc Stalder (Picture) and Thiago Augusto Lopes.

Lima e Silva & Martins advised Companhia Melhoramentos with Maurício Martins.

Involved fees earner: Thiago Augusto Lopes – Demarest; Marc Stalder – Demarest;

Law Firms: Demarest;

Clients: Companhia Melhoramentos de Sao Paulo;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti.