Discovery Americas’s $29 Million Acquisition of 39,5% interest in MasAir


Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, DMTax, DRB Abogados and Turanzas, Bravo & Ambrosi advised on the deal

Discovery Americas executed its $29 Million investment in Mas Air, one of the leading players in the air cargo industry in Mexico.

Mas Air is an airline specialized in the shipment of air freight. The company began operations in 1992 and provides air cargo services to clients principally in Latin America and the United States, operating over 600 flights which move more than 40,000 tons of air cargo annually.

With this investment, Discovery Americas increases its presence in the transportation and logistics space, one of the target sectors of the firm. Previously, Discovery Americas has invested in other sectors, including education, healthcare, and financial services.

Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau advised Discovery Americas with Luis Nicolau Gutiérrez (Picture), Eric Silberstein Lerner, Natalia Deschamps Ramírez, Alfonso González de Cossío and Samantha Maasberg López.

DMTax advised Discovery Americas with Raymundo Domínguez, Santiago Vélez, Denisse Acosta, Yuriel Miranda and Yazmín García.

DRB Abogados advised Puente Aéreo Corporación S.A. de C.V. with Juan Pablo del Río Benítez (Picture), Luis González Ludlow, Macarena González Bueyes and José Manuel Friera de La Vega.

Turanzas, Bravo & Ambrosi advised Puente Aéreo Corporación S.A. de C.V. with Angel J. Turanzas Díaz and Luis Rosas Ortiz.

Involved fees earner: Raymundo Domínguez – DMTax; Santiago Vélez – DMTax; Juan Pablo del Río Benítez – DRB Abogados; Luis González Ludlow – DRB Abogados; Natalia Deschamps Ramírez – Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC; Alfonso González de Cossío Díaz – Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC; Luis Nicolau Gutiérrez – Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC; Eric Silberstein Lerner – Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC; Luis Alberto Rosas Ortiz – Turanzas, Bravo & Ambrosi ; Angel Turanzas Díaz – Turanzas, Bravo & Ambrosi ;

Law Firms: DMTax; DRB Abogados; Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, SC; Turanzas, Bravo & Ambrosi ;

Clients: Discovery Americas; Puente Aéreo Corporación S.A. de C.V.;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti.