Banking & Finance
Felipe is a partner at Consortium Legal - El Salvador. He has 10 years of experience in the banking and finance sectors; his main areas of practice are corporate law, foreign investment, mergers, and acquisitions, as well as the banking and financial sector.
Throughout his career at Consortium Legal, he has participated in important transactions at a local and regional level, providing advice on financing structures, mergers and acquisitions, competition, and regulated sector issues, among others.
Recently he has participated in the acquisition of Banco Scotiabank's operations by Banco Cuscatlán, AIG El Salvador by the Panamanian insurance company ASSA; as well as the credit line granted by Credit Suisse to Imperia Intercontinental INC for the acquisition of the shares of Citibank El Salvador. In addition, he advised Finca Microfinanzas El Salvador in the sale of its operations to Optima Servicios Financieros. He is currently involved in complex banking and project finance transactions led by partner Oscar Samour.