The General Partners Meeting at Sánchez Devanny elected José Antonio Postigo-Uribe as Managing Partner for the Mexico City office.
José Antonio succeeds Alfredo Kupfer-Domínguez, who has been the Mexico City Office’s Managing Partner since July 2013, who will continue co-heading the Labor, Social Security and Immigration practice group at the firm. With this new position José Antonio will be part of our Management Committee jointly with Humberto Morales, the Firm’s Managing Partner, and Ricardo León, the Managing Partner for the Monterrey Office.
José Antonio is Partner in the Corporate and M&A practice group and also heads the Energy Industry Group at the firm. He has more than twenty years of experience advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, private equity, general finance, business transaction structuring, joint ventures, corporate restructuring, corporate planning, general corporate law, privatizations, public and private bidding processes, PPPs, project finance, infrastructure development, energy, and real estate projects. He also represents clients in all types of contracts and civil and commercial agreements, negotiations with government entities, in the incorporation of companies and associations, and the establishment of branches and processes related to acquisitions, divestitures, sales, mergers, spin-offs, dissolution, and the liquidation of companies. Local and international clients entrust him with sensitive, complex, and large transactions.
On behalf of Sánchez Devanny we extend our sincerest congratulations to José Antonio for his new position. With his enthusiasm and vision we are sure he will contribute to all the projects and plans of the firms’ consolidation.