King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) has promoted Senior Associate Germán Cabrera to partnership. Germán, with over 15 years experience, specialises in Corporate and M&A, advising domestic and foreign companies on buy-outs, join ventures and corporate law.
During the last few months, Germán has led some of the most important KWM deals In Spain, such as the advice to First State Investments on the sale of a 15% stake of Regasificadora del Noroeste S.A. (Reganosa) to the Japanese company Sojitz Corporation. Other deals include advising Arelius Group on the acquisition of Abelan Board Industrial, a leading company in the packaging sector in Europe, and advising public institution Axis Participaciones Empresariales on all its investments and divestments in the private equity sector.
Carlos Pazos, Managing Partner of KWM in Spain said: “I am proud to announce Germán's promotion to Partner. He has had a great career in the firm so far and his experience provides great value to our clients". Additionally, Pazos views Germán’s promotion as an example of the confidence that King & Wood Mallesons has in the Madrid office and its importance in the network.
Consolidation of KWM in EUME
In addition to this promotion, during the last few months, King & Wood Mallesons has strengthened its team in Europe and the Middle East with the incorporation of 6 new partners in London, Frankfurt and Dubai.