Patillos Port, Sociedad Punta Lobos, II Region of Antofagasta, Chile

Mergers and Acquisitions


Our team has a long track record conducting divestiture processes of operating companies, strategic assets and divisions. We have conducted divestiture processes of various kinds, including private and public auctions, local and international divestitures, sales to private equity and financial investors, sales to competitors and new entrants to an industry,  sales or block trades of controlling and minority equity stakes, sales to partners and third parties. Each process is unique and has to be adapted to the specific circumstances of the company and its owners. Structuring process by keeping a high level of competitive tension and confidentiality, two key elements in these engagements, is crucial.

Tintaya Mine, Xstrata plc (Glencore), Perú

Tintaya Mine, Xstrata plc (Glencore), Perú

Xstrata is the 4th largest copper producer in the world. With projects in Chile, Perú and Argentina, the company´s main investment in Chile is the Collahuasi copper mine. Asset has advised the company in several strategic initiatives in the region.