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Ludmila Passos Holtz


  • She brought the client and coordinated the acquisition of a Brazilian company in the health industry, representing the buyer – a US publicly-held company.
  • She was responsible for leading the due diligence, preparing and negotiating contracts and other transaction documents, in English and Portuguese languages, providing guidance to the client on different topics, according to the Brazilian law, and coordinating filings.
  • She advised a private and public joint stock company, a publicly-held company, and its parent company, during the preparation stages of the “re-IPO” of said institution to be carried out on the BM&FBovespa.
  • She actively participated in the implementation of the internationalization project of the wealth management business of Itaú Unibanco S.A.. She led the opening of the wealth management firm in the United States of America and supported the relevant work fronts related to the opening of management companies in the United Kingdom and Hong Kong.
  • She actively participated in the merger of Aracruz Celulose S.A. into Votorantim Celulose e Papel S.A., and was responsible for the corporate and capital market practices of both companies throughout the transaction.
  • LL.M in Corporate Law (non-degree graduate program) from Insper – Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa (2014).
  • Non-degree graduate program in Business Law from Escola de Direito de São Paulo da Fundação Getúlio Vargas (GVLaw SP) (2010).
  • Bachelor of Laws from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (2005).

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