Guillermo Ferrero

Partner

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Perú

Competition, Corporate / M&A

Personal contact

Partner at PPU admitted to practice Law in United States (New York) and Peru. Guillermo is an expert in corporate matters as mergers and acquisitions of private and listed companies, in which he has represented both sellers and buyers. He has advised significant clients in all kinds of financial transactions, including issuance programs of debt instruments (bonds, short-term instruments, negotiable certificate of deposit), equity issues, medium-term syndicated loans, leasing transactions, asset securitization, etc. In addition, in 2018 Guillermo was part of the working group in charge of the revision of the “General Law of Companies” as a special request from the Ministry of Justice and Human Rights.

Education

2003
MASTER'S DEGREE
MBA - Violeta Aftalion Award and highly recognized Latin America student
University of Cambridge
2000
MASTER'S DEGREE
LLM
New York University
1996
LAWYER
Law
Universidad de Lima

Work experience

2021 - CURRENTLY
PARTNER
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría
2016 - 2020
PARTNER AND CO-CHAIR
Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría
2007 - 2015
MANAGING PARTNER
Ferrero Abogados
2003 - 2007
PARTNER
Ferrero Abogados
2003 - 2003
CONSULTANT
Sun Microsystems Inc. (Inglaterra y Europa)
2000 - 2002
ASSOCIATE
Parsons, Behle & Latimer

Publications

Guillermo Ferrero
Pharma buy first to pass phase II of Peru’s new antitrust law
18 NOVEMBER, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
PPU counsels Farmacéutica Euroandina on acquisition of HERSIL
8 NOVEMBER, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
US and Danish investors snap up Peruvian payment business
20 JULY, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
PPU assists GTV Globokasnet in sale to Maj Invest and Nuveen
30 JUNE, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
Multiple firms in cross-border berry business buy
7 JUNE, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
PPU assists PSP in acquisition of 75% stake in HFE Berries Peru
30 MAY, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
Peruvian firms steer Scotiabank fintech divestment
10 MAY, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced
6 MAY, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
PPU assists Scotiabank Peru in sale of PMP shares to Intercorp
4 MAY, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
Multiple firms in Peruvian hotel deal
28 MARCH, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
PPU counsels Intursa on acquisition of Highgate portfolio
18 MARCH, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
Cross-border chemical buy calls on LatAm firms
3 MARCH, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
PPU represents Quelaris in its sale to IMCD
23 FEBRUARY, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
Multiple Latam firms steer cross-border proptech acquisition
2 FEBRUARY, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
PPU counsels Fortaleza on sale of Hass Peru shares
24 JANUARY, 2022
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
Deal of the Year: the shortlists for disputes, regulatory and restructuring
28 APRIL, 2021
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
Peru’s New Merger Control Regime: A PPU Partner Explains What’s Changing
9 MARCH, 2021
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
PPU Peru advised Uber on Consumer complaint
9 NOVEMBER, 2020
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
PPU and Rebaza in education services acquisition
15 FEBRUARY, 2018
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
Private equity targets Peru’s education sector
5 FEBRUARY, 2018
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
Corruption dampening PE-led infrastructure investment, say panel
9 OCTOBER, 2017
Perú
Guillermo Ferrero
Doubling up
29 SEPTEMBER, 2017
Perú

Academic and Teaching Activities

CURRENTLY
"Master of Business Law - M&A Course
PROFESSOR - Universidad de Lima
2009 - 2016
“Corporate Law" (Recognized as the best Law professor in 2010)
PROFESSOR - Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas - Escuela de Posgrado
2005 - 2016
“Corporate Finance", “Commercial Law II - Society” and “Mergers & Acquisitions"
PROFESSOR - Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

Guillermo Ferrero Álvarez-Calderón continues to be held in the highest esteem by interviewees, with one enthusing: “He is one of the most well-rounded lawyers in the Peruvian market. He not only boasts technical skills, but also a strong commercial acumen.” A different observer adds: “My experience with Guillermo Ferrero Álvarez-Calderón has been fantastic. He is creative, dedicated to his clients and offers a tailor-made service for any type of issue.” Chambers & Partners, 2023.