Paul Hastings and Galicia Abogados advised on the transaction
Gruma, S.A.B. de C.V., the world’s largest tortilla and corn flour producer secured a $400 million syndicated loan.
The Bank of Nova Scotia and Banco Nacional de México S.A. has granted the credit facility.
Gruma, S.A.B. de C.V., through its subsidiaries, produces and sells corn flour, tortillas, and other related products. The company, led by Juan Antonio González Moreno, Raúl Cavazos Morales, Jose Antonio Jaikel Aguilar, Rodolfo Maldonado Pérez and Javier Vélez Bautista , is based in Mexico.
Paul Hastings advised Grupo Gruma S.A.B. de C.V with a team including Joy Gallup (Picture), Laura Berazaluce, Eduardo González and Verónica Rodríguez.
Galicia Abogados advised Bank of Nova Scotia and Banco Nacional de México S.A. with Guillermo Pérez Santiago, Rosemarie McLaren and Mariana Islas.
Involved fees earner: Guillermo Pérez Santiago – Galicia Abogados, S.C; Rosemarie Mc Laren Magnus – Galicia Abogados, S.C; Joy Gallup – Paul Hastings; Eduardo Gonzalez – Paul Hastings; Veronica Rodriguez – Paul Hastings;