Ramón Valdivieso > CMS Carey & Allende > Santiago, Chile > Lawyer Profile

CMS Carey & Allende
Avda. Costanera Sur 2730, Piso 9
Parque Titanium, Las Condes
7550000 Santiago
Chile

Work Department

Corporate and M&A / Telecommunication, Media and Technology/ Capital Markets

Position

Ramón is co-head of the Corporate/M&A practice area and leads the Technology, Media & Communications team. His practice focuses on corporate; capital markets & finance; M&A and private equity transactions, both in Chile as well as in other Latin American countries, where he has played a major part in the international expansion of various Chilean companies.

In capital markets, Ramón advises issuing companies and investment banks in the issuance, registration, and placement of securities, assisting companies that enter into this market on all essential matters, ensuring transparency and timeliness in the information to the market, and continual improvement of corporate governance, securing future access to the market as a source of financing.  In this regard, Ramón has lead various public tender offers (OPA), including non-solicited takeover bids.

Ramón is a well-known expert in sectors related to telecommunications and information technologies.

Key clients:  Sonda S.A, Société Générale de Surveillance (SGS), Bupa S.A., Salfacorp S.A., Karün, American Tower Corp., Besalco S.A., KKR Investment Fund.

Career

1994-2001 CEO for Telex Chile S.A.
2001 Joined Carey & Allende (since 2017 CMS Carey & Allende)
2002 to date Appointed Managing Partner
2016 Led the internationalization of the firm which became part of CMS in 2017
2017 Appointed member of the CMS Executive Committee Global

Languages

Spanish and English.

Education

1983 – Law Degree, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile School of Law