Globant’s Acquisition of Habitant

DLA Piper advised Globant, while Mazars advised Habitant on the deal.

Globant executed its acquisition of Spanish digital marketing consultancy Habitant.

Globant, a company created in 2003 and specialised in digitalisation processes and transformation of organisations, is one of the five unicorns born in Argentina with almost 16,000 employees and a presence in almost 60 cities around the world.

Habitant, with offices in Madrid, Barcelona and Logroño, has more than 100 consultants and works for a wide range of brands in different sectors. With the acquisition of Habitant, the Argentinean technology consultancy reinforces its capabilities in the areas of digital marketing, paid media, digital sales, as well as other areas of product design, strategy, communication, data and technology with a focus on generating high impact results.

DLA Piper’s Corporate team advising Globant was led by Teresa Zueco (Picture), Corporate partner at DLA Piper in Madrid, with the participation of Rocío García, senior associate, and associates Luis Gutiérrez and Álvaro Luaces. Chris Paci, Corporate partner at DLA Piper New York, also collaborated with the DLA Piper´s team in Madrid.

Mazars Tax & Legal advised Habitant with a team led by partners Íñigo Pastor and Clementina Barreda, along with lawyers Alberto García Hiernaux and Román Elejoste Basañez.

Involved fees earner: Rocío García – DLA Piper; Luis Gutiérrez – DLA Piper; Álvaro Luaces Villegas – DLA Piper; Christopher Paci – DLA Piper; Teresa Zueco – DLA Piper; Clementina Barreda – Mazars; Román Elejoste Basañez – Mazars; Alberto García Hiernaux – Mazars; Iñigo Pastor Pinedo – Mazars;

Law Firms: DLA Piper; Mazars;

Clients: Globant S.A.; Habitant;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler