GV Holding SpA’s Refinancing of a $126 Million Credit Facility


Barros & Errázuriz, Philippi Prietocarrizosa, Ferrero DU & Uría, Claro & Cia. and Garrigues advised on the transaction

GV Holding SpA secured the refinancing of a $126 Million credit facility provided by Banco Santander-Chile, Mizuho Bank Ltd, Sucursal de Nueva York, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation to finance the acquisition of GasValpo SpA.


GV Holding SA operates as an investment holding company.

GasValpo S.A. engages in gas distribution business. It serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers in the communes of Quintero, Puchuncaví, Concón, Viña del Mar, Valparaíso, Casablanca, Quilpué, Villa Alemana, Quillota, La Cruz, La Calera, Llay Llay, and in the O’Higgins Region to Codelco Caletones Division.

Barros & Errázuriz advised GV Holding SpA and GasValpo SpA with Vicente Cordero and Francisca Ellis.

Philippi Prietocarrizosa, Ferrero DU & Uría advised GasValpo SpA with Marcelo Armas Mac Donald, Marcela Silva and Vicente Vergara.

Claro & Cia. advised Toesca Infraestructura GV Fondo de Inversión – shareholder of GV Holding SpA with a team led by Juan León.

Garrigues advised Scotiabank Chile and Banco de Crédito e Inversiones with a team including Pedro García (Picture), Antonio Morales and Eduardo Santos.

Involved fees earner: Vicente Cordero Becker – Barros & Errázuriz Abogados; Francisca Ellis – Barros & Errázuriz Abogados; Marcelo Armas Mac Donald – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Marcela Silva – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Vicente Vergara Campusano – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Juan León – Claro y Cia; Pedro García Morales – Garrigues; Antonio Morales Mutis – Garrigues; Eduardo Santos Guzmán – Garrigues;

Law Firms: Barros & Errázuriz Abogados; Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Claro y Cia; Garrigues;

Clients: Banco de Crédito e Inversiones; Scotiabank Chile; Toesca Infraestructura Fondo de Inversión; GV Holding SA; GasValpo S.A. ;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti.