Banking and Financial Services
Brigard Urrutia’s partner since 2011. Mr. Quinche has more than 13 years of experience practicing in the areas of Structured Finance, Project Finance and Corporate/M&A. He has acted as legal counsel to borrowers, project sponsors and developers, lenders and financial institutions in various national and international corporate and project finance transactions, including, among others, commercial bank loans, syndicated loans, financings with multilateral institutions, financings with export credit agencies and financings through capital markets. Mr. Quinche’s project finance experience includes advise to either financers or project developers in diverse sectors and public infrastructure developed under PPP programs.
His recent work highlights include the USD7 billion Ecopetrol’s Cartagena Refinery Project, Ecopetrol’s Barrancabermeja Refinery expansion financings, USD700 million Puerto Bahia Port Project, USD1 billion toll road concessions, among others. He advised SABMiller in the acquisition through a merger of Bavaria SA (U$ 7.8 billion) and Millicom International in its merger with UNE-EPM.
He obtained his JD from Colegio Mayor Nuestra Señora del Rosario, has a degree in corporate law from Universidad de los Andes and an LL.M degree from New York University School of Law. He is admitted to practice both in Colombia and New York.