Marina recently joined FM/Derraik as a partner in the corporate, mergers and acquisitions, and venture capital areas. Marina has worked at leading M&A law firms in Brazil and has nearly 20 years of experience in corporate matters, mergers, and acquisitions, joint ventures, and restructurings in general. Marina graduated in Law from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC/SP) in 2004 and took a course focused on Corporate Law and Corporate Governance at LSE – London School of Economics and Political Science in 2009.
She provided consultancy to large international groups and Brazilian companies from various sectors on various corporate issues, including acquisitions & sales, mergers, associations, and many types of restructuring. Has to experience in structuring and legal advice on M&A transactions, legal auditing, purchase, and sales of assets, the establishment of foreign companies in Brazil and commercial contracts in general and has worked for clients from different jurisdictions and different sectors, including technology companies, advertising groups, retail, service companies, educational companies, and others.
We have advised Astella in an investment round for Guiavet. Astella Investimento is a leading Brazilian Venture Capital fund manager that invests in early-stage Brazilian technology companies. Guiavet is a platform for remote veterinary care. The transaction was the subject of an article produced by Pipeline. Click here.
We have advised Z-Tech Brasil (Ambev) and big_bets in Series A round for Lemon Energia. Lemon Energia was conceived to solve two major problems for entrepreneurs in the country, the high cost of electricity and the concern with the impact on the environment. Lemon was the first power company to receive Venture Capital investment in Brazil. big_bets is an early-stage, […]
We have advised Faber-Castell Brasil on investments in startups. Faber-Castell will do more than invest in companies. The project is to offer mentorship, help structure the business, and provide expertise to startups in the education market. The transaction was the subject of an article produced by Isto é Dinheiro. Click here: https://lnkd.in/exyqgZXP