Simpson Thacher & Bartlett and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga represented Diagnósticos da América S.A., while Davis Polk and Machado Meyer advised the global coordinators and the joint bookrunners in the transaction.
Diagnósticos da América S.A. (“DASA”) executed its “re-IPO” on the São Paulo Stock Exchange (B3) at a public offering price of R$58 per common share. The offering raised R$3.3 billion in gross proceeds (excluding the underwriters’ over-allotment option) to DASA.
The common shares were offered to certain institutional investors in Brazil, to qualified institutional buyers in the United States under Rule 144A, and to non-U.S. persons outside the United States in reliance upon Regulation S. DASA’s common shares are traded on the B3 under the ticker symbol “DASA3.”
Bradesco Securities, Inc.; BTG Pactual US Capital LLC; BofA Securities, Inc.; Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC; Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC; Safra Securities, LLC; Santander Investment Securities, Inc. and Itau BBA USA Securities, Inc. acted as Joint bookrunners on the transaction.
DASA is a Brazilian health ecosystem, operating an integrated health network that provides a superior health experience to users every day by delivering high-quality healthcare services, focused on four pillars: people-centered ecosystem, diversity, learning and integrity.
The Simpson Thacher team included Grenfel S. Calheiros (Picture), Luiz F. Noronha, Winnie Y. Loureiro and Alexandre Portnoi (Capital Markets); and Kelli Rivers and Beatriz Capeloa Gil (Tax).
In Brazil, Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga advised DASA with Jean Marcel Arakawa, Isabela Buranelli Francovig, Beatriz Martins Camões and Amanda Negrão de Araújo.
Davis Polk’s team included Manuel Garciadiaz and Konstantinos Papadopoulos. The tax team included Po Sit and Shay Moyal.
In Brazil, Machado Meyer advised the Joint Bookrunners with Eliana Helena de Gregório Ambrósio Chimenti, Guilherme Bueno Malouf, Giuliana Pescarolli Spadoni, Isabelle Valente and Rafael Erlinger.
Involved fees earner: Manuel Garciadiaz – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Shay Moyal – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Konstantinos Papadopoulos – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Po Sit – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Rafael Erlinger – Lefosse; Guilherme Bueno Malouf – Machado Meyer Advogados; Eliana Helena de Gregorio Ambrósio Chimenti – Machado Meyer Advogados; Isabelle Valente – Machado Meyer Advogados; Giuliana Pescarolli Spadoni – Machado Meyer Advogados; Jean Marcel Arakawa – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Isabela Buranelli Francovig – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Amanda Negrão de Araújo – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Grenfel Calheiros – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Beatriz Gil – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Winnie Loureiro – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Luiz Noronha – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Alexandre Portnoi – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Kelli Rivers – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;
Clients: Bank of America Securities; Bradesco Securities; BTG Pactual; Credit Suisse Securities Limited; Diagnósticos da América S.A.; Itaú BBA USA Securities; Morgan Stanley; Safra Securities; Santander Investment Securities Inc.;