Anna Martini G. Pereira

Associate

New York
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
787 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019-6099
T 212 728 8373
F 212 728 9373
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Anna Martini G. Pereira is an associate in the Corporate & Financial Services Department. She is also a member of the firm’s Latin America practice. Anna’s focus includes mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private equity transactions, including cross-border transactions.

The Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA) has consistently named Anna among the region’s leading business lawyers for Corporate/M&A (2017 – 2021).

Anna is fluent in English and Portuguese, and is proficient in Spanish and French.

Anna Martini G. Pereira is an associate in the Corporate & Financial Services Department. She is also a member of the firm’s Latin America practice. Anna’s focus includes mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private equity transactions, including cross-border transactions.

The Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA) has consistently named Anna among the region’s leading business lawyers for Corporate/M&A (2017 – 2021).

Anna is fluent in English and Portuguese, and is proficient in Spanish and French.

Selected Significant Matters

Anna has advised on the following significant matters:

  • BNP Paribas Cardif in the negotiation of a long-term bancassurance strategic alliance in Latin America with Scotiabank.
  • Atlas Holdings in its acquisition of wire manufacturer and marketer International Wire Group Holdings
  • Vilmorin & Cie, one of the world’s leading seed companies, in its acquisition of two independent South American seed companies, Sursem (Argentina) and Geneze (Brazil) from Pampa Capital.
  • TriTech Software, a leading public safety software developer, in its recapitalization by Bain Capital Private Equity.
  • Weener Plastics Group and 3i in Weener’s acquisition of Proenfar.
  • Zurich Insurance Group in the acquisition of Australian insurer QBE in Latin America for $409 million.
  • Zurich Insurance Group in its agreement to acquire 19 travel assistance providers in Latin America, positioning its Cover-More Group as the leader in global travel insurance and assistance in the region.
  • Affiliate of Insight Venture Partners in the sale of its interest in MV Participacoes S.A.
  • MMX Mineração e Metálicos S.A.: US$ 400 million investment by Trafigura (commodities international trader) and Mubadala (Abu Dhabi fund) into MMX Porto Sudeste do Brasil S.A.*
  • B2W - Companhia Digital, in its private placement of R$ 2.38 billion of shares to Lojas Americanas S.A., its controlling shareholder, and Tiger Global.*
  • Brazil-based tax and accounting software company Folhamatic Group in its sale to UK-based Sage Group.*
  • Affiliates of Insight Venture Partners, in their investments in, Hotel Urbano S.A., MV Participacoes S.A. and Elo7 Ltd.*

* Anna advised on these matters at a prior firm.