Virú S.A.’s $106.2 Million Loan


Holland & Knight, Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez, Linklaters and Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría advised on the transaction

Sociedad Agricola Viru S.A. secured a $106.2 Million Loan from

Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (MetLife)

Part of the proceeds will be used to finance the acquisition of a peruvian company engaged in the production of cranberry and to finance the acquisition of a 2000 hectares plot of land in Perù.

Virtu SA provides fruits products. The Company offers fresh fruits, jams and juices.

Holland & Knight advised Virú S.A. with Norberto Quintana (Picture), Daniel Ramos and Susana Raventós Chaves.

In Perù, Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez advised Virú S.A. with Aldo Reggiardo Denegri, Alan García Nores, Mario Lercari Bueno and Camila Mariátegui.

Linklaters advised Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (MetLife) with a team including Michael Bassett, Andrew Kummer and Allison Moffett.

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría advised Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (MetLife) with Jorge Reátegui, Ignacio López de Romaña, Alessandro Mussio and Ashlie Bobadilla.

Involved fees earner: Aldo Reggiardo – Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez, Mur; Alan García Nores – Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez, Mur; Mario Lercari – Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez, Mur; Camila Mariátegui – Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez, Mur; Jorge Reátegui – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Ignacio López de Romaña – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Alessandro Mussio Gonzalez – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Ashlie Bobadilla – Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Norberto Quintana – Holland & Knight; Daniel Ramos – Holland & Knight; Susana Raventós Chaves – Holland & Knight; Michael Bassett – Linklaters; Andrew Kummer – Linklaters;

Law Firms: Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez, Mur; Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría; Holland & Knight; Linklaters;

Clients: MetLife; Sociedad Agricola Viru S.A.;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti