Omega Geração’s $281 Million Initial Public Offering


Stocche Forbes, White & Case, Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice, Skadden and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga advised on the transaction

Brazil-based renewable energy company Omega Geração has raised a total of BRL884 million (approximately US$281 million) in its initial public offering (IPO).

The offering totaled 54 million shares, including a primary offering from Omega and a secondary offering of shares by global private equity firm Warburg Pincus.

Warburg, which originally invested in Omega in 2010 through Warburg Pincus X, fully exited its stake by selling 16 million shares for BRL15.60 (approximately US$4.96) per share for gross proceeds of BRL251 million (approximately US$79.6 million).

Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Banco BTG Pactual S.A., Banco Bradesco BBI S.A., Banco Itaú BBA S.A., Banco Santander (Brasil) S.A. and XP Investiment Corretora de Câmbio, Títulos e Valores Mobiliários S.A. acted as underwriters.

Stocche Forbes advised Omega Geração S.A. with Henrique Filizzola (Picture), Victor Manso Roman and Thais Bonassa.

White & Case advised Omega Geração S.A. with Donald Baker (Picture), John Guzman, Ray Simon, John Donovan, Abraham Paul, Victoria Rosamond, Shea Thompson, Lisa Cossi and Karen Katri.

Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice advised Warburg Pincus with Guilherme Malouf, Eliana Ambrosio Chimenti, Alessandra de Souza Pinto, Johanna Coelho and Sergio Jacintho Guerrieri Rezende Filho.

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom advised the underwriters with Filipe Areno, Lauren Bennet and Jairo Lamatina.

In Brazil, Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados advised the underwriters with Vanessa Fiusa, Isabela Francovig and Felipe Rezende Kachan.

Involved fees earner: Henrique Bonjardim Filizzola – Stocche Forbes Advogados; Victor Manso Roman – Stocche Forbes Advogados; Thaís Guedes Bonassa – Stocche Forbes Advogados; Vanessa Fiusa – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Isabela Buranelli Francovig – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Felipe Rezende Kachan – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Guilherme Bueno Malouf – Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice; Eliana Ambrosio Chimenti – Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice; Alessandra de Souza Pinto – Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice; Johanna Coelho – Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice; Sergio Jacintho Guerrieri Rezende Filho – Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice; Filipe Areno – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Lauren Bennett – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Jairo Lamatina – Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; Donald Baker – White & Case; John Guzman – White & Case; Abraham Paul – White & Case; Karen Katri – White & Case; Raymond Simon – White & Case; Shea Thompson – White & Case; John Donovan – White & Case; Victoria Rosamond – White & Case;

Law Firms: Stocche Forbes Advogados; Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice; Skadden Arps Slate Meager & Flom; White & Case;

Clients: Bank of America Merrill Lynch; BTG Pactual; Warburg Pincus; Banco Bradesco BBI S.A.; Banco Itau BBA; Banco Santander Brazil; XP Investimentos Corretora de Câmbio, Títulos e Valores Mobiliários S.A.; Omega Geração SA;

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Author: Ambrogio Visconti.