Neogrid’s R$423 Million Initial Public Offering


Simpson Thacher represented Neogrid Participações S.A. and the selling shareholders in the offering.

Neogrid Participações S.A. (“Neogrid”), and the selling shareholders, completed the initial public offering of 94,000,000 common shares of Neogrid on the São Paulo Stock Exchange (“B3”), raising R$423 million in gross proceeds.

The common shares were offered to qualified institutional buyers in the United States under Rule 144A and to non-U.S. persons in reliance on Regulation S. Neogrid’s common shares will trade on the B3 under the ticker symbol “NGRD3.”

Neogrid is a Brazilian software as a service (SaaS), data and technology company specialized in solving challenges of the global supply chain by connecting business partners, and integrating and synchronizing their operations.

The Simpson Thacher team was led by Grenfel S. Calheiros (Picture) and included Paulo F. Cardoso and Siddharth Fresa (Capital Markets); and Jonathan Cantor and Suzy Yaster (Tax).

Involved fees earner: Grenfel Calheiros – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jonathan Cantor – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Paulo Fernando de Menezes Cardoso – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Siddharth Fresa – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Susan Yaster – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Neogrid;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti.