Lone Star Funds’s Acquisition of 100% Stake in Apoema Capital Partners

Fried Frank, Pinheiro Neto and Demarest advised on the deal

Lone Star Funds is a private equity and real estate investment firm specializing in asset acquisitions, corporate acquisitions, company sponsorships, turnarounds, refinancing, and distressed debt. The firm invests in buyouts and PIPEs in mature companies. The Firm, led by John Patrick Grayken, André Collin, Takehisa Takamatsu, Samuel D. Loughlin and Mark H. Newman, was founded in 1995 and is based in Dallas.

Founded in 2012, Apoema Capital Partners is an alternative assets management company based in São Paulo.

Apoema structures and operates in asset classes where it possesses a clear competitive edge through the operational expertise of its servicing platform.

Pinheiro Neto advised Lone Star Funds with Fernando Mirandez Del Nero Gomes (Picture), Priscila Gurgel Menezes and Alessandra Carolina R. Martins.

In US, Fried Frank advised Lone Star Funds on the deal.

Demarest Advogados advised Apoema Participações S.A. with Thiago Giantomassi, Catarina Rodrigues, Christiano Chagas and Betina Castellanos.


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Author: Ambrogio Visconti.