Sergio Barboza

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sbarboza@dlapiper.pe

Professional Experience

Sergio Barboza has extensive experience in a wide range of transactional and banking regulatory matters, including formation or acquisitions of financial institutions, issuance of debt and equity securities, and advising on all aspects of banking supervisory issues.

Likewise, Sergio regularly represents financial institutions and corporate borrowers in lending transactions as well as loan restructurings. Clients which Sergio represents include the Inter-American Investment Corporation, the Inter-American Development Bank, Société de Promotion et de Participation pour la Coopération Économique S.A.-PROPARCO, Microvest, Triple Jump, Incofin, Triodos, Root Capital, among others, in several financings.

Sergio is member of the board of several companies, specifically financial entities supervised by the Perúvian banking authorities, and share his practice with teaching Banking Law at Universidad de Lima (Master in Corporate Law Program) as well as in other public and private institutions.

Credentials

Education

Georgetown University (LLM).
Universidad de Lima - Lawyer.

Specialization Studies

Universidad ESAN - Postgraduate Corporate Finance.

Recognitions

Sergio has been recognized as a leading professional in banking and finance by the most prestigious international legal publications, such as:
Chambers & Partners: Band 2 in Banking and Finance.
Latin American Corporate Counsel: recommended in Banking and Finance.
Legal 500: recommended in Banking and Finance.
International Financial Law Review: recommended in Capital Markets.
Leaders League: recommended in Banking and Finance.
Best Lawyers: recommended in Banking and Finance.

Academic Experience

Professor of the Contracts and Banking and Financial Operations Course at the Master in Business Law Program at the Universidad de Lima.
Has been a professor of the Contracts and Banking and Financial Operations Course at the Master in Banking and Financial Law Program at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.
Has been a Corporate Finance and Property Transactions professor at the Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas.
Regularly participates in conferences organized by private and public institutions in banking, corporate (M&A’s), securities markets, among others.

Memberships

Lima Bar Association.
Georgetown Club Perú.
Arbitrator registered in the Superintendence of the Securities Market.
Arbitrator registered in the Chamber of Commerce of Lima.
Arbitrator registered at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.

Languages

English.
Spanish.