Hogan Lovells represents Equifax in agreement to acquire Boa Vista Serviços
Silicon Valley, 13 February 2023 – Global law firm Hogan Lovells represented Equifax Inc. in its definitive agreement to acquire Boa Vista Serviços in a deal that will enable Equifax to expand its international footprint in the fast growing Brazilian market.
Equifax (NYSE: EFX) agreed to acquire Boa Vista Serviços for R$8.00 per share, at an estimated total enterprise value of R$3,103 million, or USD$596 million.
In addition to enabling Equifax to expand its capabilities in the Brazilian market, the acquisition offers Boa Vista Serviços access to Equifax's expansive global capabilities and cloud-native data, products, decisioning and analytical technology for the rapid development of new products and services, and expansion into new industries.
The Hogan Lovells team representing Equifax was led by M&A partner Keith Flaum (Silicon Valley).
The team included: M&A – partner Adrienne Ellman (New York); Capital Markets – partners John Beckman (Washington, D.C.), Richard Aftanas (New York), Isabel Carvalho (São Paulo), associate Felipe Lacerda (São Paulo), and law clerk David Wallace (New York); Tax, Pensions & Benefits – partner Jasper Howard (Washington, D.C.); and Intellectual Property, Media, and Technology – partner John Brockland and senior associate Max Scott (both San Francisco).
More about the transaction is here.