Riverwood instructed Simpson Thacher on Brazilian investment

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett advised Riverwood Capital on its investment in 99, a Brazilian hail-ride provider. 

Riverwood Capital is a private equity firm that invests in high growth technology companies. The company has offices in Menlo Park, New York and São Paolo.

99 (formerly 99 Taxis) is Brazil’s largest local shared mobility provider, offering app-based on-demand private car and taxi hailing services. Riverwood is investing in 99 together with Chinese ride-hail service Didi Chuxing, to fund its growth plan, R&D roadmap and expanded services.

Partner S. Todd Crider led the Simpson Thacher acting for Riverwood.

Riverwood instructed Simpson Thacher on Brazilian investment

Ignacio Abella


The Latin American Lawyer is a bimonthly digital magazine, published by Iberian Legal Group, available in Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese. It represents the main source of information in the legal business sector in America Latina. The digital magazine – and its portal – address to the protagonists of law firms and in-house lawyers. The magazine is available for free on the website and on Google Play and App Store.

In every issue of the magazine, you will find rankings of lawyers, special report on trends, interviews, information about deals and their advisors.

For further information, please visit the Group’s website www.lcpublishinggroup.com

Iberian Legal Group, S.L.
Registered office: C/ Ríos Rosas 44A - 2 G,H 28003 Madrid España

Copyright 2023 © All rights Reserved. Design by Origami Creative Studio


Share on linkedin
Share on twitter
Share on facebook
Share on whatsapp
Share on email
Share on telegram