Linklaters acted as lead international counsel for China Southern Power Grid (CSG) on its US$1.3bn acquisition of Brookfield Infrastructure’s 27.8% stake in Transelec.
Transelec is the largest pure-play power transmission company in Chile with over 10,000 kilometres of electricity lines serving approximately 98% of the Chilean population.
The Linklaters team was cross-jurisdictional and multi-practice. Led by Gilbert Li (picture), Corporate Partner of Linklaters Hong Kong and Alberto Luzárraga, Corporate Partner and co-head of Linklaters’ Latin American practice (based between New York/São Paulo). The team was supported by counsel in Chile by Guerrero Olivos and in Peru by Rodrigo, Elias & Medrano.
Law Firms: Linklaters;
Clients: China Southern Power Grid;