Dias Carneiro and Barros Pimentel, Alcantara Gil e Rodriguez Advogados advised on the deal
Estrela Comércio e Participações S.A., part of Grupo Tora Logística, executed the acquisition of 12% interest in TruckPad Tecnologia e Logística S.A.
Truckpad Tecnologia e Logística Ltda. develops a mobile application that connects truck drivers with their clients. Its application, TruckPad, also enables companies to find, hire, and manage freelance drivers. The company, led by Carlos Mira and Antonio Mira, was founded in 2014 and is based in São Paulo, Brazil.
Estrela Comércio e Participações S/A engages in the provision of logistics services. The company focuses on the planning and coordination of various transport operations, including road, rail, sea, waterway, and air transportation; operation of multimodal terminals and general stores; and provision of customs, port operations, and cargo handling services. The company is based in Contagem, Brazil.
Dias Carneiro advised Estrela Comércio e Participações S.A. with a team including Anna Dutra (Picture), Karin Luiza Fernandes Rocha and Beatriz Angelo.
Barros Pimentel, Alcantara Gil e Rodriguez advised TruckPad Tecnologia e Logística S.A. with a team including Silvia Hachiya and Luís Francisco Jardim.
Involved fees earner: Silvia Hachiya – Barros Pimentel, Alcantara Gil e Rodriguez ; Luís Francisco Jardim – Barros Pimentel, Alcantara Gil e Rodriguez ; Beatriz Angelo – Dias Carneiro Advogados; Anna Dutra – Dias Carneiro Advogados; Karin Luiza Fernandes Rocha – Dias Carneiro Advogados;