Pátria Investimentos’ Acquisition of 75% Interest in Vitória Apart Hospital

Pinheiro Neto and Fialho Salles & Fialho Canabrava Andrade Salles advised on the deal

Pátria Investimentos – through its special purpose vehicle Athena Saúde Espírito Santo Holding S.A. – finalised the acquisition of 75 % capital in Vitória Apart Hospital (VAH).

Pátria Investimentos Ltda. is a private equity firm specializing in direct and fund of funds investments. It seeks to invest in middle market companies. For fund of funds investments, the firm – led by Olímpio Matarazzo Neto primarily invests in private equity funds. For direct investments, it invests in industry consolidation, middle market, spin-offs, divestitures, growth capital, and PIPEs.

Vitoria Apart Hospital S/A was founded in 1997. The company’s line of business includes providing general medical and surgical hospital services.

Pinheiro Neto advised Athena Saúde Espírito Santo Holding S.A. with Eduardo Henrique Paoleillo Júnior (Picture), Tiago Eler Silva and Jenny Lu.

Fialho Salles & Fialho Canabrava Andrade Salles advised Vitória Apart Hospital S.A. with Patricia Alvarenga, Bárbara Monduzzi and Pedro Porcaro.

Involved fees earner: Patricia Alvarenga – Fialho Salles; Bárbara Monduzzi – Fialho Salles; Pedro Porcaro – Fialho Salles; Eduardo Paoliello Jr. – Pinheiro Neto; Tiago Eler Silva – Pinheiro Neto; Jenny Lu – Pinheiro Neto;

Law Firms: Fialho Salles; Pinheiro Neto;

Clients: Pátria Investimentos Ltda; Vitoria Apart Hospital S/A;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti.