Agustín de Ovando

Former Associate at Jones Day

Agustín de Ovando

Agustín de Ovando

Former Associate at Jones Day

Biography

Agustín de Ovando
Associate
Contact
adeovando@jonesday.com
Mexico City
(T) +52.55.3000.4035
(F) +52.55.3000.4040
Education

The University of Queensland, Australia (LL.M. with certificate of specialization in Intellectual Property 2003); Universidad Anáhuac, Mexico (J.D. 2001)

Bar Admissions

Mexico



Profile
Experience

Agustín de Ovando focuses his practice on general corporate law, finance law, and capital markets matters. He has participated in the establishment of Mexican affiliates of international fund managers and mutual funds. His mutual and pension funds practice includes regulatory counseling, filing requests to obtain authorizations for the incorporation and establishment and transfer of shares, and negotiation and implementation of purchase agreements. In addition, he has performed due diligence annual audits for banks and brokerage dealers.

Agustín's practice also includes intellectual property law related to copyrights and industrial property law related to trademarks and trade names.

He is a member of the Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (Asociación Mexicana para la Protección de la Propiedad Intelectual, A.C. [AMPPI]).




Experience


Banorte acquires Afore Bancomer from BBVA for US$1.73 billion
Jones Day advised Banco Mercantil del Norte, S.A. Institucion de Banca Multiple in the acquisition of Afore Bancomer, S.A. de C.V. for US$1.73 billion.

Sherwin-Williams to acquire Comex for $2.34 billion
Jones Day is advising The Sherwin-Williams Company in its acquisition of Consorcio Comex, S.A. de C.V., a leader in the paint and coatings market in Mexico with headquarters in Mexico City, for $2.34 billion.

Zurich Vida Compania de Seguros prepares to convert Zurich Distribuidora de México into distributor named Zurich Fondos México, Sociedad Distribuidora Integral de Acciones de Sociedades de Inversión
Jones Day advised Zurich Vida Compania de Seguros, S.A., an insurance-based financial services provider, in connection with the preparation of legal documentation to obtain authorization from the National Banking and Securities Commission for the conversion of Zurich Distribuidora de México, S.A. de C.V., into an integral distributor named Zurich Fondos México, Sociedad Distribuidora Integral de Acciones de Sociedades de Inversión, S.A. de C.V.

Fondo Santander RV6, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable prepares for incorporation and listing of mutual fund on Mexican Stock Exchange and Indeval
Jones Day advised Fondo Santander RV6, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable in connection with their preparation of legal documentation to obtain authorization before the National Banking and Securities Commission for the incorporation of the mutual fund.

Fondo Santander RV7, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable prepares for incorporation and listing of mutual fund on Mexican Stock Exchange and Indeval
Jones Day advised Fondo Santander RV7, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable in connection with their preparation of legal documentation to obtain authorization before the National Banking and Securities Commission for the incorporation of the mutual fund.

Fondo Santander RV8, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable prepares for incorporation and listing of mutual fund on Mexican Stock Exchange and Indeval
Jones Day advised Fondo Santander RV8, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable in connection with their preparation of legal documentation to obtain authorization before the National Banking and Securities Commission for the incorporation of the mutual fund.

Fondo Santander RV9, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable prepares for incorporation and listing of mutual fund on Mexican Stock Exchange and Indeval
Jones Day advised Fondo Santander RV9, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable in connection with their preparation of legal documentation to obtain authorization before the National Banking and Securities Commission for the incorporation of the mutual fund.

Fondo Santander S16, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable prepares for incorporation and listing of mutual fund on Mexican Stock Exchange and Indeval
Jones Day advised Fondo Santander S16, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable in connection with their preparation of legal documentation to obtain authorization before the National Banking and Securities Commission for the incorporation of the mutual fund.

Fondo Santander S17, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable prepares for incorporation and listing of mutual fund on Mexican Stock Exchange and Indeval
Jones Day advised Fondo Santander S17, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable in connection with their preparation of legal documentation to obtain authorization before the National Banking and Securities Commission for the incorporation of the mutual fund.

Fondo Santander S18, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable prepares for incorporation and listing of mutual fund on Mexican Stock Exchange and Indeval
Jones Day advised Fondo Santander S18, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable, in connection with their preparation of legal documentation to obtain authorization before the National Banking and Securities Commission for the incorporation of the mutual fund.

Fondo Santander S19, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable prepares for incorporation and listing of mutual fund on Mexican Stock Exchange and Indeval
Jones Day advised Fondo Santander S19, S.A. de C.V., Sociedad de Inversión de Renta Variable, in connection with their preparation of legal documentation in order to obtain authorization before the National Banking and Securities Commission for the incorporation of the mutual fund.

Grupo Gigante acquires Panda Express franchise
Jones Day advised Grupo Gigante in its master franchise agreement, territory for development and operation of Panda Express restaurants in Mexico, and an option so Panda can acquire up to 50% of the Operadora equity.

Ixe Grupo Financiero merges with Grupo Financiero Banorte for MXN$16.2 billion ($1.3 billion)
Jones Day advised Ixe Grupo Financiero, S.A.B. de C.V. in the MXN$16.2 billion ($1.3 billion) merger with Grupo Financiero Banorte S.A.B de C.V.

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Experience Highlights

Banorte acquires Afore Bancomer from BBVA for US$1.73 billion

Sherwin-Williams to acquire Comex for $2.34 billion

Zurich Vida Compania de Seguros prepares to convert Zurich Distribuidora de México into distributor named Zurich Fondos México, Sociedad Distribuidora Integral de Acciones de Sociedades de Inversión

Areas of Focus

Capital Markets
Intellectual Property
Trademarks, Unfair Competition & Copyrights
Licensing & Technology Transactions
Franchising & Distribution

Languages
Spanish and English

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Overview
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Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

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Partner at Jones Day

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Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

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Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

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Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

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Partner at Barton LLP

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Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

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Former Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

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Former Associate at Covington & Burling LLP

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Special Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP

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Career History
Associate
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Jones Day LP provides legal services. The company's practice areas include banking and finance, capital markets, mergers & acquisitions, real estate, government regulations, tax, financial institutions litigation and regulation, business restructuring, and private equity. It offers services to the airlines, aviation, automotive, construction, energy, healthcare, insurance, media, pharmaceuticals and telecommunication industries. Jones Day was founded in March 1893 by Edwin J. Blandin and William Lowe Rice and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.

Transactions
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Grupo Financiero Banorte SAB de CV, Afore XXI Banorte SA de CV purchase Administradora de Fondos para el Retiro Bancomer SA de CV from Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA

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