Dufry and DFASS have been awarded the operation of the duty-free shops at El Dorado International Airport in Bogotà


Brigard & Urrutia and Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta have advised on the deal

Dufry and DFASS have been awarded the operation of the duty-free shops at El Dorado International Airport, Bogota, until 2027. The 10 years concession agreement signed with the airport operator, Opain S.A., will comprise close to 2,200 m2 of total retail space. El Dorado International Airport is the largest airport in Colombia and the main international and domestic air gateway in the country.

The El Dorado International Airport, located in Bogota, the capital of Colombia, is the largest in the country and one of the main airports in Latin America. In 2015 the airport welcomed over 30 million passengers, ranking 3rd in Latin America.

Brigard & Urrutia has advised Dufry America Inc. with a team including Sergio Michelsen (Picture), Natalia Hernández, Jeison Larrota, Natalia Muriel, Daniel Pinzón and Jimena Rincón.

Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta has advised DFASS Colombia Ltda. with Paula Samper-Salazar and Carolina Romero Cerón.

Involved fees earner: Sergio Michelsen Jaramillo – Brigard & Urrutia; Jeison Larrota Acevedo – Brigard & Urrutia; Jimena Rincón Montes – Brigard & Urrutia; Natalia Hernández Hidalgo – Brigard & Urrutia; Natalia Muriel Beltrán – Brigard & Urrutia; Daniel Pinzón Plazas – Brigard & Urrutia; Paula Samper-Salazar – Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta Abogados; Carolina Romero Cerón – Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta Abogados;

Law Firms: Brigard & Urrutia; Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta Abogados;

Clients: Dufry; DFASS Colombia Ltda.;