Southern Cross Group’s Acquisition of Ecobío S.A. and Servicios Medioambientales Integrales S.A.

Arteaga Gorziglia & Cía. and Barros & Errázuriz have advised on the deal

Southern Cross Group is a private equity firm specializing in buyouts, turnarounds, and middle market and early stage investments. The Firm, led by Norberto Morita, Ricardo Rodriguez, Gonzalo Alende Serra, Raúl Sotomayor Valenzuela and Sebastián Villa is based in Argentina.

Essbio S.A. operates as a sanitary company in Chile. It produces and distributes drinking water; and provides sewage evacuation and decontamination, and industrial liquid waste treatment services, as well as technical assistance to rural water systems. The company was founded in 1990 and is based in Concepción, Chile.

Arteaga Gorziglia & Cía. has advised Southern Cross Group with Ignacio Arteaga E., Juan Carlos Valdivieso, Ricardo Irarrazaval S., Francisco Allende P., Benjamín Greene V., Josefina Soto L., Pedro Lagos C., Ignacio Díaz S., María Francisca Danoun H. and Valentina Palomer M.

Barros & Errázuriz Abogados has advised Essbio S.A. with Víctor Barros Echeverría, Juan Ignacio Galdámez Riquelme and Tomás Pintor Willcock.

Involved fees earner: Ignacio Arteaga – Arteaga Gorziglia & Cia; Juan Carlos Valdivieso – Arteaga Gorziglia & Cia; Benjamín Greene V. – Arteaga Gorziglia & Cia; María Francisca Danoun – Arteaga Gorziglia & Cia; Valentina Palomer – Arteaga Gorziglia & Cia; Ricardo Irarrazaval – Arteaga Gorziglia & Cia; Josefina Soto – Arteaga Gorziglia & Cia; Pedro Lagos – Arteaga Gorziglia & Cia; Ignacio Diaz – Arteaga Gorziglia & Cia; Francisco Allende P. – Arteaga Gorziglia & Cia; Víctor Barros – Barros & Errázuriz Abogados; Juan Ignacio Galdámez – Barros & Errázuriz Abogados; Tomás Pintor Willcock – Barros & Errázuriz Abogados;

Law Firms: Arteaga Gorziglia & Cia; Barros & Errázuriz Abogados;

Clients: Southern Cross Group; Essbio S.A.;


Author: Ambrogio Visconti.