Efren Acosta

Partner

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Houston

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Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Private equity-backed composite frac plug design and manufacturing firm in its $152 million sale to a strategic acquirer
  • Private equity sponsor in a significant minority investment in Alberta-based manufacturer of downhole rod pumps and components
  • Publicly traded provider of energy, water and hygiene technologies in its $2.16 billion acquisition of privately held provider of specialty chemicals and related services to customers in the oil and gas industry
  • Private equity sponsor in its investment in a manufacturer of radiators, oil coolers, gas coolers and industrial cooling systems for the oil and gas, mining and power generation markets
  • UK-based quality assurance provider in the acquisition of a provider of cyber security and assurance services for products, equipment and networks across multiple industries
  • Publicly traded commercial producer of silica in its acquisition of a regional frac sand mining and processing business
  • Private equity-backed premium drill bit manufacturer in sale of the company to a strategic acquirer
  • Stockholder group in the sale of privately held valve manufacturing business to a public acquirer
  • Private equity sponsor in the acquisition and subsequent combination of two providers of surface well-control equipment and related services
  • Private forged products manufacturer in the acquisition of a private equity-backed manufacturer of flotation equipment
  • Private equity firm in the sale of a refinery equipment manufacturing business
  • Publicly traded drilling contractor in a series of acquisitions of drilling equipment providers and oilfield services businesses
  • Publicly traded oilfield services company in the acquisition of a reservoir consulting firm
  • Private equity firm in the acquisition of a majority stake and recapitalization of a cased-hole wireline services company and in the eventual disposition of the company to a strategic acquirer
  • Public company in the sale of a fleet of twenty offshore supply vessels to a public marine transportation services provider
  • Publicly traded downstream energy company in the acquisition of a majority interest in an 80,000 bpd refinery and certain related terminals, pipeline assets, gathering systems and related assets and facilities
  • Major oil producer in divestiture of over 250 retail service stations and convenience stores

International/Latin America

  • U.S. based natural gas and electric distribution construction contractor in the acquisition of three affiliated Canada and U.S.-based construction companies
  • Privately owned Mexico bank in the acquisition of American International Group, Inc.'s consumer finance operations in Monterrey, Mexico
  • Privately owned UK-based global oilfield products and services provider in acquisition of subsea controls systems business in the United States, United Kingdom, Norway, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates
  • Public drilling contractor in disposition of assets in Peru, Colombia and the Gulf of Mexico
  • Privately owned Mexico steel producer/distributor in the sale of mining operations and steel production assets in Mexico and the U.S. and the execution of an international steel distribution joint venture
  • Public company in the sale of its third party logistics operations in the United States, Latin America, Canada, Europe and Asia to a private equity purchaser
  • Privately owned Mexico retailer in long-term franchise and joint venture agreements with U.S. manufacturer
  • U.S. construction company in consortium arrangement in Ecuador
  • International client in the sale of its specialty engineered polymers division to an international competitor
  • Privately owned UK-based global oilfield products and services provider in combination with U.S.-based oilfield services and products provider
  • Private manufacturer of drill bits and specialty downhole tools in the acquisition of a Canadian drill bit producer
  • Mexico steel producer/distributor in long-term agency and sales representation arrangements
  • Global provider of engineering design and project services in acquisitions of Canadian engineering services companies
  • Manufacturer and seller of industrial forklift trucks in the negotiation and execution of a long-term commercial arrangement for the development, marketing and distribution of industrial forklift trucks in the United States, Canada and Mexico