28 March 20232 minute read

DLA Piper advises Lenus Capital Partners on the acquisition of Medicadiz Hospital

DLA Piper advised private equity firm Lenus Capital Partners in the acquisition and related financing of the Medicadiz Hospital in Ibague. With this acquisition, Lenus becomes one of the largest healthcare operators in Colombia.

The acquisition is part of Lenus’ strategy to provide healthcare in Colombia’s intermediate cities. Medicadiz Hospital has one of the most modern healthcare infrastructures in the country and is LEED-certified by the US Green Building Council in recognition of its practices in energy efficiency, water reuse, and air treatment to guarantee patient safety.

The DLA Piper team representing Lenus Capital Partners included partners José María Gil Robles, Felipe Quintero, Laura Galeano, Andrés González and Sebastián Lora and associates Daniela Duarte, Carlos Guzmán and Carlos Tobías Figuerolas (Madrid and Bogotá).

DLA Piper’s dedicated international funds practice brings a strong understanding of the critical balance at play in health infrastructure delivery models and transactions and works with clients to deliver ongoing and sustained success in delivering, owning or operating health infrastructure assets.

DLA Piper Latin America's team offers full-service business legal counsel to domestic and multinational companies with interests in and operations throughout the region. Our integrated approach to serving clients combines local knowledge with the resources of the DLA Piper global platform. With over 400 lawyers practicing throughout Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Chile, Mexico, Peru, and Puerto Rico, our teams frequently work with our professionals throughout the LatAm region, Iberian Peninsula, and around the globe to ensure our clients receive the depth of service they require to meet their legal and business objectives.