Egger Group’s Acquisition of Masisa


Estudio Beccar Varela and Allende & Brea advised on the deal

Egger Holzwerkstoffe GmbH, through its Argentine subsidiary Egger Investments S.A., signed an agreement for the acquisition of the industrial business of Masisa Argentina SA (subsidiary of Masisa S.A., a Chilean company) on July 17th. The transaction is expected to close within the next three months, once the conditions precedent contained in the agreement are met.

Masisa is a Chilean-based company, dedicated to the wood and forestry business, with a strong presence throughout Latin America. In Argentina, Masisa is one of the main wood manufacturers, whose industrial facility is located in Concordia, province of Entre Ríos. Upon closing of the transaction, Masisa S.A. will keep its forestry business.

Egger Holzwerkstoffe GmbH is a large multinational company with operations in the wood industry in Europe.

Estudio Beccar Varela advised Egger Holzwerkstoffe GmbH with Horacio E. Beccar Varela (Picture), Casiana Silveyra Perdriel, Paula Casaux Alsina and Lucía Guardone.

Allende & Brea advised Masisa with Valeriano Guevara Lynch, Marcos Patrón Costas, Tomás Di Ció, Nicolás Procopio and Laura Kurlat.

Involved fees earner: Valeriano Guevara Lynch – Allende & Brea Abogados; Marcos Patrón Costas – Allende & Brea Abogados; Tomás Di Ció – Allende & Brea Abogados; Nicolás Procopio – Allende & Brea Abogados; Laura Kurlat – Allende & Brea Abogados; Horacio Esteban Beccar Varela – Estudio Beccar Varela; Casiana Silveyra Perdriel – Estudio Beccar Varela; Paula Casaux Alsina – Estudio Beccar Varela; Lucía Guardone – Estudio Beccar Varela;

Law Firms: Allende & Brea Abogados; Estudio Beccar Varela;

Clients: MASISA S.A.; Egger Holzwerkstoffe GmbH;

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Author: Ambrogio Visconti.