Dates: May 19 - 21, 2024
Location: Miami, United States
The Steering Committee welcomes up to 48 experienced private equity in-house lawyers and elite-level private practice advisors who are proficient in the negotiation, structuring and execution of private equity mergers & acquisitions across Latin America.
Using candid, seminar-style discussions participants share the most pressing issues they are facing, as well as, examine trends and developments across jurisdictions to learn how others address problems and work together to identify solutions.
This elite group, comprised of experts in the field, personally nominates all invitees and develops the Agenda, which forms the basis of our discussions.
Rogério Teixeira dos Santos is Managing Director – Legal & Compliance of CPP Investments in São Paulo (Brazil), responsible for the legal and compliance matters related to CPPIB Investments’ activities, assets, investments and transactions in Latin America (which essentially include Brazil, Chile, Peru, Colombia and Mexico). Rogério has a law degree from the University of São Paulo (in Brazil), LL.M. degrees from Eberhard-Karls Universität Tübingen (Germany) and London School of Economics and Political Science (UK), and an MBA degree from Fundação Dom Cabral (Brazil).
Emma is Senior Forum Director and Financial Services Lead at Cambridge Executive Connections (CEC), a subsidiary of Cambridge Forums, Inc. Naturally curious and a lifelong learner, Emma has developed and managed a variety of meetings in both the profit and non-profit sectors. Before joining Cambridge, Emma was Assistant Vice President, Global Marketing at State Street in Canada, where she spent close to two decades of her career, offering her a great depth of knowledge and understanding of the financial and investment sectors. In Emma’s current role, she leads CEC’s Financial Services portfolio, including programs for institutional investors, banking, private funds, risk, and governance professionals.
Built on genuine interactions and spontaneous connections, the Forum is a unique opportunity for a highly skilled and experienced group to undertake an in-depth review of technical topics as well as prioritise the unique business needs of executives from leading private equity funds..
“It was great to participate in a very engaging and insightful discussion, allowing practitioners and participants in PE and M&A to be on top of hot topics and key trends affecting deal-making, while at the same time permitting significant time to network and foster relationships.”Jorge Montaño Partner Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez, S.C. Mexico City, Mexico
“Very interesting event, with a format that encourages everyone's participation and sharing of ideas among experienced professionals. I would definitely recommend it.”Rogerio Teixeira dos Santos Managing Director CPP Investment Board São Paulo, Brazil
“You must experience the Forum format, as it is different and more useful compared to other conferences you have experienced before. This is not a conference but a friendly and great discussion with top-notch peers!”Carlos Facha Lara General Counsel IDEAL Mexico, Mexico City
“The level of engagement and participation at the Forum led to substantive conversations that were extremely valuable as compared to more traditional panel-format conferences.”Andrea Basham Partner Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP New York, NY
“The Forum was a very practical and open discussion of pressing topics in LATAM deal-making. Having participants from all over Latin America, the US and Europe led to a great exchange of ideas and practice points that was very rewarding.”Adam Wollstein Partner Paul Weiss London, United Kingdom