VINCI Airports acquires more than 40% of the two main airports in Costa Rica

May, 2018

BLP is proud to announce an industry-leading acquisition by our client, the French company VINCI Airports, of 48.75% of the Juan Santamaría International Airport and 45% of the Daniel Oduber International Airport, solidifying VINCI’s controlling interest as manager in the first instance, and concession-holder in the second.

With this transaction, VINCI Airports strengthens its global presence with a portfolio that now includes 45 airports in eleven countries on three continents.

Through our commitment of synergistic teams of BLP specialists, we advised the company on a spectrum of legal matters. The following professionals spearheaded our efforts to close one of the most important deals in the country’s aviation history : Ronald Lachner, Adriana Castro, Adriana Acuña, Elia Naranjo, Sofía Zúñiga, Francisco Obando, Alejandra Gutiérrez, David Gutiérrez, Vittoria Di Gioacchino, Alonso Saborío, Tatiana Chacón, Fernando Shum, Mariana Morillo, Alexandra Aguilar, Arturo Rojas, Luis Palacios, Sergio Segura, León Weinstok, Uri Weinstok and Ana Rodríguez.

BLP is  deeply honored by the confidence VINCI Airports placed in us during this ground-breaking transaction.