GE advised by Creel on $1bn sale of Mexican leasing platform

GE instructed Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enriquez on the sale of its Mexican equipment lending and leasing platform to Linzor Capital Partners, the Latin American private equity fund.


The deal, valued at $1.1 billion, is subject to regulatory and other approvals and is expected to close at the end of the first quarter of 2016.

Eduardo Gonzalez led the Creel team that acted as Mexican counsel on the deal.

GE also instructed Gibson Dunn & Crutcher in New York and Washington, DC. Linzor Capital Partners retained Latham & Watkins in New York and Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau in Mexico.

Ben Cook