Grupo Gloria’s Acquisition af an interest in Cementos Bío-Bío

Barros & Errázuriz (Chile) and Miranda & Amado advised on the transaction. Bofill Mir & Álvarez Jana Abogados advised Inversiones ALB SpA

Gloria Group executed the acquisition – Through its subsidiary Yura Chile SpA, domiciled in the Republic of Chile – of the shares they held in Cementos Bío-Bío from Peruvian investors of the Gloria Group.

The business was carried out through Picton’s investment advisors and consisted of the sale of its total share package corresponding to 19. 05% of the cement company founded in 1957.

The Gloria Group is an industrial conglomerate of Peruvian capital with businesses in Peru, as well as in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Argentina and Puerto Rico. Its activities are carried out in the dairy and food sectors, in cement, paper, agro-industry, transport and services.

This transaction represents the Gloria Group’s incursion into the Chilean market, through Yura, the group’s cement company.

Barros & Errázuriz advised Gloria Group with Pablo Guerrero Valenzuela (Picture), Bernardo Simian Soza, José Miguel Poblete Laval and Francisco Bórquez Electorat.

Bofill Mir & Álvarez Jana Abogados advised Inversiones ALB SpA with Octavio Bofill Genzsch, Ana María Yuri and Andrea Alarcón.

Involved fees earner: Francisco Bórquez Electorat – Barros & Errázuriz Abogados; Pablo Guerrero – Barros & Errázuriz Abogados; José Miguel Poblete Laval – Barros & Errázuriz Abogados; Bernardo Simian – Barros & Errázuriz Abogados; Andrea Alarcón – BMAJ Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados; Octavio Bofill – BMAJ Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados; Ana María Yuri – BMAJ Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados;

Law Firms: Barros & Errázuriz Abogados; BMAJ Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana Abogados;

Clients: Grupo Gloria; Inversiones ALB SpA;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti.