JUAN DELGADO has extensive experience in domestic and international corporate representations, including private securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, bank financings, and regular representation of private equity sponsors in venture and growth equity investments.
Juan’s diverse practice has included advising Softbank in connection with its US$200 million investment in Mercado Bitcoin, which represents the largest-ever Series B funding round in Latin America, as well as SoftBank’s biggest investment in a Latin American cryptocurrency company. He represented Liberty Latin America Ltd., a leading telecommunications company with operations in Chile, Puerto Rico, the Caribbean, and other parts of Latin America, in its acquisition of an 80% stake in Cabletica, a leading Costa Rican cable operator, from Televisora Costa Rica, S.A., for approximately US$250 million. Juan also represented Oppenheimer & Co., Inc., the initial purchaser and sole bookrunner, in a US$150 million senior secured note offering by Inversiones Atlántida, S.A. (“Invatlan”), one of the largest financial services groups in Honduras. The offering was the first corporate bond in the international capital markets by a Honduran issuer. Finally, Juan has advised various creditors in connection with complex cross-border restructurings, including the unsecured creditors’ committees in the Aeromexico and Avianca bankruptcies.
Juan received his J.D. from the University of Florida in 2005 and his B.A. from Cornell University in 2000.