Filipe B. Areno

Filipe B. Areno assists Latin American and U.S. clients in a wide range of corporate transactions, including public and private offerings of equity and debt securities, financings and mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Areno has worked on more than 30 offerings, including for Banco BTG Pactual, Ultrapar, Tarpon, BR Malls, Iguatemi, MetLife and Banco do Brasil. In addition, he has been involved in several mergers and acquisitions, including AmBev’s US$1.2 billion acquisition of Cervecería Nacional Dominicana, Vale’s US$3.8 billion acquisition of the Brazilian fertilizer business of Bunge Limited and Apax’s acquisition of a 54 percent stake in TIVIT.