After Irma: Conyers advises Despegar on $2bn IPO

Conyers has advised Despegar.com on its initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange. The listing, which was oversubscribed and raised US$382 million, results in Despegar becoming one of the most valuable publicly-listed BVI companies, with a market capitalisation of approximately US$2.1 billion as of close of trading on 25 September 2017.

The Conyers team, which worked alongside Juan Pablo Alvarado and Verónica Schilling, General Counsel and Legal Manager of Despegar respectively, and a team from Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, led by partner Juan Méndez and Counsel Kirsten Harmon.