Legal Conference in Colombia on International InvestmentJune 24, 2015
On June 24, at the invitation of S&C client Grupo Bancolombia, Messrs. Galvis, Mann and Ahlers served as panelists at a legal conference in Bogota, Colombia. Messrs. Galvis and Mann jointly presented on topics of the international financing of infrastructure projects and how international investors may approach issues presented by Colombia’s “Fourth Generation” (4G) program for financing its ambitious national infrastructure program on a PPP basis. Mr. Ahlers spoke on a separate panel regarding capital markets participation in financing 4G projects. Hosted by the University of Javeriana School of Law in Bogota and sponsored by Bancolombia, conference attendees included representatives of Colombian financial institutions, university students and law school faculty, and senior Colombian government officials.