Rutas del Este’s $50 Million Loan

Berkemeyer, Estudio Jurídico Gross Brown, Vouga Abogados, and Olmedo Abogados advised on the transaction

Rutas del Este, S.A., a Jont venure company Sacyr Concesiones, Mota Engil and Ocho A, has estabilished a Trust to grant a $50 Million credit facility structured by Goldman Sachs.

Banco Regional SAECA is beneficiary of the trust and Visión Banco SAECA acted as trust agent.

Rutas del Este S.A is the concession holder for the construction and operation of Paraguay’s Roads 2 and 7. The Company was awarded by the country’s Ministry of Public Works and Communications (MOPC) in 2017 for the widening, upgrade, operation and maintenance of the 170km stretch running from Asunción to Caaguazú. Rutas del Este holds the concession until 2047 and it is headquartered in Asunción.

Berkemeyer advised Rutas del Este, S.A. with a team including Hugo T. Berkemeyer (Picture) Martín Carlevaro, Mauro Mascareño, Sofía Suárez, Adriana Ocampos and José Valdivieso.

Estudio Jurídico Gross Brown advised Goldman Sachs with Sigfrido Gross Brown, Manuel Arias, Pablo Debuchy and Álvaro Rojas.

Vouga Abogados advised Visión Banco SAECA with Cyntia Fatecha.

Olmedo Abogados advised Banco Regional SAECA with Gustavo Olmedo, Graciela Royg and Fernando Serrati.

Involved fees earner: Cynthia Fatecha – Vouga Abogados; Gustavo Olmedo Sisul – Olmedo Abogados; Graciela Royg – Olmedo Abogados; Fernando Serrati – Olmedo Abogados; Sigfrido Gross Brown – Estudio Gross Brown; Manuel Arias – Estudio Gross Brown; Pablo Debuchy – Estudio Gross Brown; Alvaro Rojas – Estudio Gross Brown; Hugo Berkemeyer – Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ; Mauro Mascareño – Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ; José Valdivieso – Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ; Martín Carlevaro – Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ; Sofía Súarez – Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ; Adriana Ocampos – Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ;

Law Firms: Vouga Abogados; Olmedo Abogados; Estudio Gross Brown; Berkemeyer Attorneys & Counsellors ;

Clients: Goldman, Sachs & Co.; Rutas del Este S.A.; Visión Banco SAECA; Banco Regional SAECA;


Author: Ambrogio Visconti.