Henri Capin-Gally CFA | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Henri Capin-Gally CFA

Associate, Mexico City

T +52 55 5540 9664

E henri.capin@whitecase.com

Overview

Mr. Capin-Gally's practice concentrates on Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) and Project Finance. In addition, he has extensive experience in local and cross-border financings, securities, corporate law, as well as in private equity transactions.

Henri served as Time Warner's (Grupo Expansión) General Counsel for M&A Strategy and Legal Affairs for Latin America. In this role, he co-led the legal and financial aspect of several highly complex cross-border and domestic M&A transactions in the telecom and media industries.

Before working for Time Warner (Grupo Expansión), Henri was a member of White & Case Mexico City office. His areas of practice included project finance, capital markets and M&A.

He has actively participated in several international corporate and financial transactions, including, among others.
 

Bars and Courts

  • Authorized to practice law in Mexico

Education

  • CFA Institute, CFA Charterholder
  • LLM, Master of Laws, University of Chicago Law School
  • Attorney at Law (Abogado), Universidad Anáhuac México Norte
  • University of Notre Dame

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Experience

With respect to representative and recent M&A transactions, Henri participated in the following deals:

Divestiture of Grupo Expansión and other Time, Inc. media assets in Latin America to a private equity fund and other acquirers.

Joint venture between Grupo Expansión and Turner Broadcasting Company to launch CNNMexico.com.

Merger of two of Latin America's foremost magazine publishing companies.

Joint venture between Major League Soccer and MedioTiempo.com to launch a sports news website targeting the US Hispanic market.

Acquisition of MedioTiempo.com, a leading sports news website.

Publications

  • Amendments to the Mexican Insurance Law and Insurance Contract Law, 16 North American Free Trade & Investment Report 6 2006.
  • Reform Proposal of the Federal Antitrust Commission, 2005, Iuris Tantum,Mexico